Two Events 1.5 mile swim around Flat Island OR 1/2 mile swim along the buoys. Registration and numbering begin at 6:30 a.m. Mandatory pre-race announcements at 7:45 a.m. Registration Fees: Early bird registration $35 until June 6, 2013. After June 6, 2013, you must register in person on race day, for $50. No refunds. Registration includes dri-fit shirt, refreshments, and raffle ticket for prizes after the awards ceremony. Course: The course starts and finishes at Kailua Beach Park behind Kalapawai Market. The 1.5 Mile course circles Popoi’a Island. The 1/2 mile course is parallel to Kailua Beach along the buoys. Equipment: Goggles, face masks and snorkels are permitted. Swimmers with fins are invited to participate but will not be eligible for awards. Awards: 1.5 Mile Swim: Top 3 finishers, male and female, in standard 5 year age groups, and overall winners. 1/2 Mile Swim: First place, male and female, in standard 5 year age groups.