The History

The first Olympic 10K Marathon Swim was held in a rowing basin at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The second Olympic 10K Marathon Swim will be held in the Serpentine, a man-made lake in Hyde Park in the center of London in the 2012 London Olympics. The third Olympic 10K Marathon Swim will be held in Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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Live Coverage

While each country will present the Olympic marathon swim 10km on its own channels,

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Race Times

Local Time in London:


AUGUST 9TH
WOMEN
12:00PM BST START

AUGUST 10THMEN
12:00PM BST START

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