The main event is a 7 mile open water swim. Additional distances (3.5 mile, 2.4 mile, and 1 mile) are also provided to include everyone interested in participating. The course will be around Long Pond, a private lake in South GA popular for its summer long water sports activities. There will be food, children's activities, life guards, safety boats, etc. to provide a family friendly and safe environment.
Swim Event Options
-7 Mile Individual Swim-7 Mile Relay Swim-3.5 Mile Individual Swim-1 Mile Individual Swim-"With Fins" option included for Military and other professions trained and conditioned using gear.
Swimmers will start in one wave. The 1-milers and 2.4 milers will swim to their designated buoys and return. The 3.5 milers will swim one lap around the lake. The 7 milers will swim two laps. The course is marked with buoys, and safety boats will be present.Package pick-up, participant confirmation, waiver signatures, number assignments, and finalization of the official swimmers list will take place Sat, 14 Sep from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM, at the 4-H Club. Attendance is mandatory! There will be no "morning of" processing. You must make it Sat to swim Sun.There will also be an event dinner at the 4-H Club on 14 Sep from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. You may purchase a seat for this event during registration at a reduced charge of $15 until Aug 15, 2013, or purchase a ticket later at full price of $20 (see www.tct7mileswim.com for details). Either way, the deadline to purchase event dinner seating is midnight on 08 Sep 2013. Guest speakers will discuss the inspiration and purpose of this event.Reduced pricing is available for early on-line registration (Aug 15th). Regular price registration will continue through 14 Sep at 6:00 PM. Please contact the Event Coordinator at TCT7Swim@gmail.com for any questions.
$100 (7 Mile), $150 (Relay), $75 (3.5 Mile), $75 (2.4 Mile) & $65 (1 Mile) Fees reflect discount $15 until Aug 15, 2013