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Organiser

Mentone Life Saving Club

Date:

Saturday, 9 March 2019

Location:

Mentone Life Saving Club - Mentone - Melway 86 J8


Registration closes on:

Friday, 1 March 2019 at 6:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

MENTONE OPEN WATER MARATHON 2019
  • 10km 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 experienced open water swimmers wanting to test themselves with a marathon distance.

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 9th 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:

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
 
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