We hope you will sign up for our highly professional swimming competition at Copenhagen 2021!


The swimming tournament will take place Wednesday, August 18 to Friday, August 20, 2021 at Bellahøj Aqua Arena in Copenhagen.

You can participate in up to three different individual disciplines. The tournament will feature the following disciplines:

  • Freestyle: 50, 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1500
  • Breast-stroke: 50, 100 and 200
  • Backstroke: 50, 100 and 200
  • Butterfly: 50, 100 and 200
  • Individual medley: 200 and 400

If you participate in the swimming competition, you can compete in a relay as well. The disciplines in the relay are:

  • Freestyle: 4×50, 4×100 and 4×200
  • Medley: 4×50 and 4×100

You can sign up for the relay competition May 2021. If you want to join the relay competition, you must already be registered and have received your ID number. You will have to use yours and your teammates’ ID number when signing up.

The swimming tournament will be judged according to the FINA rules. You can find them here.

Age groups individual

A-(18-20) 20-24F50-54K75-79
E45-49P100 or more

Age groups relay (total age)


A more detailed program for the tournament will follow.


The participation fee for EGLSF-members is 90 Euros and 120 Euros for non-members.

When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames 2021, you will have plenty of benefits and offers at our international mega event, Copenhagen 2021.

  • You will participate in a professionally organized tournament
  • You can be a part of the EuroGames Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, August 18
  • You can be part of the EuroGames Closing Ceremony and take part in the WorldPride Parade on Saturday, August 21
  • You have access to the Sports Village
  • You have access to affordable accommodation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have affordable fees for public transportation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have access to pre-sale tickets for signature parties
  • You have access to a lot of sports, human rights, arts, and cultural events in Copenhagen and Malmö from August 12 – 22, 2021


The swimming tournament will take place at Bellahøj Aqua Arena in Copenhagen. The venue is only 20 minutes away from Copenhagen City Center by bike or 15 minutes with public transport.
Besides the swimming competition, the water polo tournament will be located at Bellahøj Aqua Arena as well and the handball tournament will take place at Bellahøj Hallerne just next to the Arena.


Copenhagen 2021 is organizing the tournament in cooperation with Pan Idræt’s Swimming team, Mermates, and the Danish Swimming Federation.

All of the above is subject to change.

Reach out!

Need more details? Contact us by email or social media. We’d love to hear from you!


Key Facts

Tournament dates
August 18 – 20

Bellahøj Aqua Arena
Bellahøjvej 1-3
2700 Brønshøj

Distance from Copenhagen City Hall Square
5,3 km (approx. 20 minutes by bike)

Public Transport

Solo: freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly, and individual medley
Relay: freestyle and medley

Divided into gender and age

Gender Categories
Male-identified, Female-identified and Non-binary

Expected participants


Participant Fee
EGLSF members: 90 Euros
Non-EGLSF members: 120 Euros

Partners and Sponsors

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