Madeira Open Water Swim 2019

Saturday December 7, 2019 - 7:30AM

This event is brought to you by the same crew that produced the OWS SandKey OWS Series.

This will consist of two races:

  • 1/2 Mile One Loop
  • Swim For Time: Each athlete will swim for 2 hours on a 1 mile loop

For the Swim For Time event there will be a well marked 1 mile loop. At the end of each loop swimmers will exit the water and run around the Zone 3 flag to record a mile split, and have the opportunity to hydrate/fuel.

The primary motiviation is to challenge yourself to discover how far you can swim within 2 hours.

RACE SITE:

Archibald Park - Madeira Beach
15100 Gulf Blvd Madeira Beach, FL 33708

RACE DISTANCES:

Open Water Swim Challenge:

  • 1/2 mile swim race
  • 1 mile loop for 2 hours

Awards:

Awards for Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female in each race.

Shirts

All pre registered swimmers will get an event shirt. We can not guarantee sizes on race morning.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

7:00 AM: Pre- Race meeting
7:30 AM: 1/2 mile distance swimmers will start, this will be a mass start
7:45 AM: 1 mile loop swimmers will start
(The Swim For Time will be a rolling start. Swimmers will line up according to their swim pace; swimmers will start every 3 seconds)

Coach Leo