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Capri-Naples in the IMSHOF hall of fame

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November 9, 2020: IMSHOF (International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame) has just officially announced that the Capri-Napoli enters the hall of fame, for the 2021 class, in the “Honor Organizations” section.

A great recognition for the historic and traditional Italian swimming marathon, the first edition of which dates back to 1 August 1954, while the last was held on 6 September 2020. In between 55 editions in 67 years. One of the oldest competitions among those still held and the oldest among those present in the 2 FINA world open water circuits (marathon and ultramarathon).

The official ceremony scheduled in New York on May 1st 2021.

Here the link to the official IMSHOF website


Registrations 2021 open

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September 19, 2020: Starting today, registrations for the 2021 “open” competitions scheduled for June and July are open. Due to the fact that many 2020 registrations have been postponed to 2021, spots available are limited. therefore the O.C. reserves the right to close registrations before the deadline, once the limit number for each date has been reached.

Here the official page


Celebration to Giulio Travaglio

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12 September 2020: After the great emotions experienced at sea with the 2020 competitions, tonight, still a strong emotion!

The Municipality of Bacoli names the “scale della sella” in Baia to our great friend Giulio Travaglio.


Final Results 11 September

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Michele Barbuscia (ITA): 8h 05′ 10″
Laura Volpi (ITA): 8h 07′ 24″
Ned Denison (IRL): NO TIME
Josè Sanz (ESP): DNF
Maurizio Mastrorilli (ITA): DNF
San Mauro BcSoft (ITA): 8h 09′ 08″
Thebris Nuoto PG (ITA): 6h 58′ 30″
Sorrento Infinity (ITA): 7h 16′ 36″
C.N. Posillipo (ITA): 7h 17′ 11″

Here final results


Unofficial competition

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8 September 2020: after the great emotions on Sunday, the 2020 edition continues with the international “open” competition.

25 athletes divided between SOLO, DUO and RELAYS, on Friday 11 September they will face the 36 km of the Capri-Naples.

Departure at 8 from Le Ondine beach Club in Marina Grande in Capri and arrival at the waters in front of the C.N. Posillipo in Naples.

Here the official starting list


Final results

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6 September 2020: The complete results of the 55th edition:

1. Arianna Bridi 6h 04′ 26″ new record

2. Ana Marcela Cunha 6h 04′ 27″

3. Marcel Schouten 6h 05′ 07″ new record (men)

4. Matteo Furlan 6.05′ 08″ 00

5. Alessio Occhipinti 6.05′ 08″ 02

6. Francesco Ghettini 6h 05′ 08″

7. Allan Do Carmo 6h 06′ 55″

8. Edo Stochino 6h 31′ 06″

9. Evgenij Pop Acev 6h 32′ 40″

10. Caroline Jouisse 6h 33′ 45″

11.Barbara Pozzobon 6h 48′ 04″

12. Lara Gherardini 7h 48′ 39″


The 55th edition has started

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6 September 2020: at 10.30 the 55th edition of the Capri-Naples began.

12 athletes competing.

Info, photos and videos on the social channels of the event:

FACEBOOK: @caprinapolimarathon

TWITTER: @ caprinapoli54

INSTAGRAM: caprinapoli_official

The highlights of the race will be visible on official facebook page.

Sty tuned


The eve of the race

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5 September 2020: Intense morning with the technical meeting, to illustrate to the athletes all the details of the route and the regulations.

To follow, the last official training sessions at the Circolo Canottieri Napoli.

Again, the official presentation at the Gran Caffè Gambrinus.

Relaxing afternoon.

Tomorrow the official race starts at 10.30 am from Le Ondine Beach Club of Marina Grande in Capri, with all the information, photos and live images from the race available on the official website and the official facebook and twitter channels.

Arrival of the competition visible from the Naples seafront in Via Nazario Sauro with the finish line placed at Molosiglio, in the waters in front of the Circolo Canottieri Napoli.

All the info, from the start, on the social pages of the event:

FACEBOOK: @caprinapolimarathon

TWITTER: caprinapoli54

INSTAGRAM: caprinapoli_official

Stay tuned …

Here the starting list


Day in Capri

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4 September 2020: day in Capri for athletes engaged on Sunday at the capri-napoli.

Once in Capri, the swimmers moved from Marina Grande to the Municipality of Capri.

First appointment with the greeting of the Mayor Marino Lembo, at the Municipality of Capri, thanks to whose support the swimmers were able to enjoy an entire day in one of the pearls of the Mediterranean.

Then the traditional photo in “Piazzetta”.

In the afternoon training sessions at the historic starting point at Le Ondine Beach Club and, before returning to Naples, a tour of the island by boat, to admire all the beauties of Capri from the sea: such as the Blue Grotto and the Faraglioni.

Tomorrow technical meeting and the official presentation at the historic Gambrinus Cafe.


The swimmers have arrived in Naples

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3 September 2020: swimmers enrolled in the 55th edition of the Capri-Naples  are arriving in Naples. The race, World Challenge 2020,  is scheduled for Sunday 6 September with departure from Le Ondine Beach Club in Capri at 10.30 am and arrival, starting from 4.45/5.00 pm, at Circolo Canottieri Naples, after swimming 36 km in the Gulf of Naples.

15 registered swimmers, 9 men and 6 women. Only 12 athletes at the start, after last-minute defections by Damian Blaum (ARG), Matheus Evangelista (BRA) and Sandra Frimerman-Begquist (USA).

The 2016 winner of the competition has already arrived, Evgenij Pop Acev (MKD), champion of the world FINA Ultramarathon circuit, while for women the champion Ana Marcela Cunha (BRA), already winner in Naples in 2017 (in the course below the coast) and in 2014 with the female record of the competition.

The Dutch Marcel Schouten returns to the competition, while the promising Frenchwoman Caroline Jouisse makes her debut.

Leading the group of Italians in the race the winner 2018 and second last year, Francesco Ghettini (Marima Militare⁸), the winner 2017 (in the course below the coast) and world silver in the 25 km, Matteo Furlan (Marina Militare) the former world champion of the Ultramarathon circuit, Edoardo Stochino (FFOO). Beside him the debut of Alessio Occhipinti (FFOO), the 2019 Italian champion on 25 km.

Among women, a top challenge between Barbara Pozzobon (FFOO), also FINA Ultramaraton world champion 2017 and 2018 and winner of the last two editions of the Capri-Naples. Arianna Bridi makes her debut in the race, gold at the 2017 Europeans and bronze at the 2018 World Championships in the 25 km and winner of the FINA 10 km circuit in 2017.

Tomorrow, a day in Capri with the presentation of the event to the Municipality of Capri that support the event, with training sessions at Marina Grande at the location of the official start: Le Ondine Beach Club.



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