The 2010 European Swimming Championships will be held in Balatonfüred, Hungary in 2010. Europe is at the epicenter of open water swimming with its LEN Continental Championship and LEN Open Water Swimming Cup the model for continental organization, promotion and global supremacy.

The European Swimming Championships has the following schedule:

August 4th: 10K men + 5K women
August 5th: 5K men + 10K women
August 6th: 5K team event
August 7th: 25K men
August 8th: 25K women

Photo shows the winning Italian team from the 5K team event in 2009.

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