OCEANMAN was born to become the first franchise of sporting events in open water swimming worldwide. OCEANMAN has as its reference other franchises predecessors in the field of triathlon, and develops in the same line of these competitions.
Oceanman began with five events held in Spain (Costa Brava region, Alicante region--Benidorm and Altea--and Madrid), as well as in Northern Italy (2015).
2020 and 2021 there are 19 new checkpoints in Oceanman planned! First time the swimming competition was held in Shal Hasheesh, Egypt from October 30 - 31.
Oceanman gathered amateurs and professionals alike from all ages, 14 and above, for an intense competitive experience.
The three-day event was combined between amateurs and professional swimmers in the same races, and rewarded anybody who crossed the finish line with a finisher medal.
The event was offering 4 distance options:
Sprint (Adult race) Swimming: 1.5 KM Half Oceanman (Adult race) Swimming: 5.00 KM Oceanman (Adult race) Swimming: 10.00 KM Ocean Team (3 x 500m) (Adult race) Swimming: 1.5 KM