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Swimming – Open Water 2020

Date: Sunday 9 February 2020

Venue: Vauxhall Yacht Club, 153 Portobello Road

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Time: 6:30am Check in
            7:15am Safety Briefing
            7:30am Race Starts

Fees: $20.00 per person

Entries Close: Friday 31 January 2020

Contact: Mark Johnson: 027 785 1776
                  flossm@hotmail.com

Minimum Age:
20+ men and women as at first day of competition

Events:
Open Harbour Swim: 3000m or 1500m

Age Groups: 
20-24 (then 5 year increments) to 80+

Notes:
• This is an open (deep) water event of 3000 or 1500 metres.
• The course is in the spectacular Otago Harbour and is very exposed to the wind.  Conditions can be extremely rough, and this event is recommended only for confident strong swimmers’.
• Swim caps are required and must be worn.  Light colours are more visible and some will be available at check in.
• Wetsuits are strongly recommended.
• Limited parking is available at Vauxhall.