Registrations are closed


We have closed registrations today, so we have time to set up the event. Registrations will be available on the day, at an additional cost. Regards The Event Team

Organiser

Mentone Life Saving Club

Date:

Saturday, 18 March 2017

Location:

Mentone Life Saving Club - Mentone - Melway 86 J8


Registration closes on:

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 at 8:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

MENTONE OPEN WATER SWIM - Marathon 2017
  • ‚Äč10km open water swim - Individual wetsuit and non wetsuit 
  • 10km open water swim - Duo (team of 2) 
  • 10km open water swim -Team (team of 4) if you would like to join a team click on Facebook page HERE
  • 5km open water swim - Individual wet suit and non wet suit
Located in the sheltered Beaurmaris Bay, under the watchful eye of Mentone Life Saving Club. This is a fantastic event for first time and experienced open water swimmers.

NO kayaker or boat support required.

This is a great event to qualify for Perth to Rotto Channel Swim (without a wet suit) and a good training swim for English Channel aspirants.

Course Details: (CLICK TO VIEW COURSE MAP)
The course is made up of a 2.5km circuit. All individual swimmers must swim through a feeding station channel on each 2.5km leg. The location allows for support crew to wade into a designated sand bank area to provide food and drink to participant. No support kayaks, skis or water craft will be required or allowed. 

Event Details:

Event Day:

Saturday 18th March, Registration and check in starts at 7AM
Mentone Life Saving Club, Beach Road, Mentone. Melways 86 J8 or Click on Map:

Entry Fees:
  • 10km Individual Swim: $60
  • 10km Team Swim: $240 per team ($60 per person)
  • 10km Duo Swim: $120 per duo ($60 per person)
  • 5km Individual Swim: $60
Note: there will be an additional $10 charge for on the day registrations for the swims. 

Schedule: NOTE THIS HAS BEEN REVISED

7:00 am On the Day Registration & Check In Opens
7:35 am Safety briefing
8:00 am 10km Individual Swim Non Wetsuit start (Male & Female)
8:20 am 10km Individual Swim Wetsuit start (Male & Female)
8:40 am Duo start
9:00 am 10km Team start
9:20 am 5km Non Wetsuit start (Male & Female)
9:30 am 5km Wetsuit start (Male & Female)
12:30 pm Trophy Presentation


Prizes:
All participants that complete the 10km will receive a commemorative medallion  

Award Categories:
Medals for 1st, 2nd & 3rd
10km Individual - no wetsuit  (Male & Female)
10km Individual - wetsuit (Male & Female)
10km Team - no wetsuit
10km Team - wetsuit
10km Duo - No wetsuit
10km Duo - Wetsuit
5km Individual - no wet suit (Male & Female)
5km individual - wet suit (Male & Female)

Links:
  Visit the Mentone Open Water Swim Web Site 
for course maps, and updated schedules
   Visit the Great Vic Swim Series Website
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