Expired Tolten Wolf 2020 Chile
- January 18, 2020
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Tolten Wolf River, Chile-13.5 K Swim 2020
Toltén Wolf Open Water Challenge is a high-level individual swimming test consisting of swimming a 13K downstream on the Tolten river.
It starts from the town of Nueva Toltén to Caleta La Barra in southern Chile. On the finish line, you will see the union between the river and the Pacific Ocean as a beautiful landmark.
This event does not belong to any federation, but it follows the technical rules of the Chilean and international swimming federation.
On January 2018, Jonathan Jiménez created this event as a test where he swam from Caleta la Barra, testing himself as an endurance swim, which he accomplished in about 4 hours. One month later, another test swim was made with 6 swimmers.
On January 2019, It started the first official competition with 77 swimmers from Chile and Latin America, with a huge success