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Expired Messina Strait Crossing 2020

 August 12, 2019
  • Messina Crossing 2020
     June 28, 2020
     7:00 am - 12:00 pm
We're sorry, but all tickets sales have ended because the event is expired.

Registration is open our swim date for 2020 is June 28th .

Reserve your spot today!

*Please Note: In order to reserve your spot for the Messina 2020 event, you must pay 100% of the registration fee, non-refundable.

*Additional Event Disclaimers 

  • After registering for Messina 2020, please fill out the International Application.
  • It is mandatory for all Messina 2020 participants to email up to date medical records, no later than 90 before the swim date. Please plan accordingly, and email your updated records to medical@waterworldswim.com
  • Only approved swimmer applicants
  • Water World Swim crossing on Summer 2020
  • Applicants must be 14 years old on swim day.
  • Limited to 30 swimmers
  • Mandatory briefing
  • You'll get a finisher's tee, certificate of completion!
  • 5:00 pm mandatory briefing at LA PUNTA Restaurant under the Tower (refreshments &amp aperitif)
  • Certificate & Finisher's Tee
  • Optional Award ceremony lunch Place: TBA
  • Your name immortalized in our finisher list
  • We recommend staying either Hotel Donato or Gechi di Mare B&B. 
  • We recommend swimmers go in the morning, the day before the swim, to Torre Faro Beach at la Punta to try the waters in The Strait of Messina.
  • Call the hotels directly about discounts for swimming Messina with Water World Swim
  • Fly into Reggio Calabria Airport (REG) and take the ferry to Messina
  • Or fly into Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) and take a bus or rent a car

Water World Swim is not responsible for any booking ahead of time or airplane tickets reservations. This swim expedition does not include any of your travel, accommodation, or meal costs.