>Courtesy of WOWSA, Loch Lomond, Scotland.

Sharon van Rouwendaal and Kristof Rasovszky won the opening race at the 2018 LEN European Championships that are being held in Scotland’s Loch Lomond.

Watch van Rouwendaal here on Eurosport.

The 10 km with 31 women and 38 men will be held on August 9th, the 5 km mixed team relay with 9 teams will be held on August 11th, and the 25 km with 17 women and 22 men will be held on August 12th.

Women’s 5 km Results:
1. Sharon van Rouwendaal (Netherlands) 56:01.0
2. Leonie Antonia Beck (Germany) 56:17.8
3. Rachele Bruni (Italy) 56:49.7
4. Arianna Bridi (Italy) 56:58.8
5. Kalliopi Araouzou (Greece) 57:17.3
6. Alena Benesova (Czech Republic) 57:21.1
7. Martina de Memme (Italy) 57:24.4
8. Lara Grangeon (France) 57:25.6
9. Mariia Novikova (Russia) 57:25.8
10. Oceane Cassignol (France) 57:25.9
11. Adeline Furst (France) 58:03.7
12. Lea Boy (Germany) 58:04.0
13. Polly Holden (Great Britain) 58:20.9
14. Krystyna Panchishko (Ukraine) 58:22.9
15. Spela Perse (Slovakia) 58:24.4
16. Jeannette Spiwoks (Germany) 58:24.5
17. Daria Kulik (Russia) 59:14.6
18. Karolina Balazikova (Slovakia) 1:02:52.4

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