The average water temperature for this time of year has been between 62 and 68 degrees F.
SAFETY (Our Primary Concern)
Each swimmer must wear the provided swim cap on their head during the duration of the swim.
For safety reasons, swimmers unable to complete 2 miles in the minimum required time of 1 hour 15 minutes and swimmers unable to complete the 1 mile in 45 minutes for the race SHOULD NOT enter.
PROOF OF TIME/PERFORMANCE
Previous experience is required and swimmers should be able to swim a pool mile in under 30 minutes. Swimmers not completing the race course in the minimum required time of 1 hours for the 2 mile race will be removed from the course. 2015 proof of time and race history is required. Participants should be adequately trained for competition.
The event will start on the beach approximately 20 feet from the water’s edge. The finish will be on the beach marked with flags.