2013 Ed Gaw Amelia Island Open Water Challenge
Start: Saturday, May 25, 2013 @ 8:30 AM (EDT)
Fernandina Beach , FL 32034
Registration Closing Date
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (EDT)
Great swims -- 5K or 1-mile. Great T-shirt and an enjoyable post-race breakfast on the beach. Enjoy a competitive OW swim, and the rest of the weekend in Fernandina Beach, Florida. Registration and check-in is at Main Beach starting at 7am. Transportation to the race starts will be provided.
2.5-hour time limit for racers to complete either course. Check-in at the course finish is mandatory. Coast Guard Auxiliary boats, kayaks, lifeguards, and Fire Department watercraft will be in the water for the protection of the swimmers. EMTs, police, and lifeguards will also be on the beach to assist swimmers in need. An awards ceremony and breakfast will follow the swims. Awards given to top 3 male and female in each race. Awards to top finisher in each age group male and female. You will have a good time. No hurricanes or tropical storms allowed. For more information contact one of the event coordinators. This is great charity event, and we hope you can join us. All proceeds donated to support the local City swim programs.