About this event
This event is one of 9 Ice Cup Stations for ice swimming. The lake in the middle of the nature makes this event special. Everyone with good healh can participate here. From 50m to 1000m in the ice-cold water (from 0-5°C). The event takes place once a year in the “Landhotel Altes Zollhaus” in Hermsdorf, Germany.
Yes you can!
Something For Everyone!
Yes, you can! This event is open for everyone with good health. From New-comers to Professional Ice Swimmers. If you are not professional you can easily start with 50m.
Ice Swimming is also good for your health. It releases dopamine and serotonin. It stimulates your parasympathetic system which is responsible for rest and repair.
Freestyle, Breaststroke & Butterfly
Ice swimming is a challenge for EVERYBODY!
Zollhaus Open Trailer 2019
This is the trailer of the first Zollhaus Open. World champion Christof Wandratsch and world record holder Sven Elfferich were participating on short distances like 50m, but also on long distances of 1000m. Alisa Fatum, that holds the world record on 1000m at the women’s, was here too.
The small lake had water temperatures around 1,8°C, perfect conditions for the ice swimmers. 25m is the distance of the swimming lane.