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Swim Miami 2018

Sunday, May 6, 2018
Miami Marine Stadium 3501 Rickenbacker Causeway MiamiFL  33149
Sunday, May 6, 2018
Miami Marine Stadium 3501 Rickenbacker Causeway MiamiFL  33149
Open water swim-800M - Individual Age group/open
$35.00
Open water swim-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open
$50.00
Open water swim-5K - Individual Age group/open
$65.00
Open water swim-10K - Individual Age group/open
$75.00
K-9 Krawl - Individual Age group/open
$25.00
Special Olympics Individual-800M - Individual Age group/open
$30.00
Special Olympics Individual-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open
$30.00
Special Olympics Unified-800M - Individual Age group/open
$40.00
Special Olympics Unifed-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open
$40.00

About This Activity

Swim Miami is back at the Miami Marine Stadium. Set in an amzing pristing, generally calm water environment that will definitely allow for all ages and abilities to enjoy the fast growing sport of Open Water Swimming. Challenge yourself to one of four amazing races: 800M, The Miami Mile, The 5K swim, or the 10K swim.  If thats not enough, bring your dogs along for the world famous K-9 Krawl World Championships, a human/dog duathlon where owner and dog swim 200 yards and run 400 yards. This is the premiere fan friendly open water event that you wouldnt want to miss in the USA!

1 lap for the Mile

3 laps for the 5K

6 laps for the 10K

 

Event details and schedule

PRE-EVENT REQUIREMENTS

– All participants must do mandatory check in on Saturday, May 5.

– Changes will be allowed up until a week prior to the event. Any changes made after that will require a 10 dollar fee.

 

TIMELINE

Saturday, May 5, 2018

12:00 PM – 6:00 PM – All event pre-check in

Sunday, May 6, 2018

6:00 am – 7:45 am Check-In

7:00 am – 2:00 pm Sponsor Expo Open

RACE STARTING TIMES:
8:00 AM – Special Olympics 800 M (All)

8:05 AM – 800 Meter Male (All Ages)
8:07 AM – 800 Meter Female (All Ages)

8:15 AM – 10K Male (All Ages)
8:17 AM – 10K Female (All Ages)
10:00 AM – 5k 18 and under (Male)
10:02 AM – 5k 18 and under (Female)
10:04 AM – 5k 19 and over (Male)
10:06 AM – 5k 19 and over (Female)

10:10 AM – Special Olympics 1 Mile (All)
10:15 AM – Miami Mile 18 and under (Male)
10:17 AM – Miami Mile 18 and under (Female)
10:19 AM – Miami Mile 19 and over (Male)
10:21 AM – Miami Mile 19 and over (Female)

11:00 AM – K-9 KRAWL
Award Ceremony:
Awards will be going on simultaneously as events finish.

Every swimmer walks away with a limited edition finisher medal.  This medal is a custom jigsaw puzzle piece medal as part of the South Florida Swim Series. By completing all three, they will form together to read Swim Series on the back. This are truly special and a great memento for the year you've had in open water swimming. Overall Top 3 Male and Female awarded.  

Time Limits:   


The 10K Swim: 4 hours

The 5K Swim: 2 hours

The Miami Mile: 1 hour

The 800M Swim: 30 minutes

SWIM DETAILS

Sanctioned By: World Open Water Swim Association – WOWSA

Member of the WOWSA World 1 Mile Series.

Wetsuits: Wetsuits are allowed but only if you marked it on your registration.

Water Temperature: 81-82 degrees (F)

Safety: Current World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA) rules will govern this meet. Safety rules as outlined by WOWSA and as recommended by the referee, will be in effect. 

 

Water Entry:   This event will employ an in-water start and beach finish. All entries will be feet first and controlled by the safety officer. There are no racing dives permitted.

Hydration Station: There will be a hydration station available with electrolytes and water. You may bring your own hydration but you will need to have a man on the dock to hand to you.

 

 

PROCEEDS BENEFITS NON-PROFIT

Proceeds benefit the H2Os Foundation.

The H2Os Foundation through grants, generous donations, events, and strategic corporate partnerships offers children and youth a unique opportunity to learn a lifesaving skill, and more importantly a life-long commitment to a healthy lifestyle.

AMENITIES

– Open water swim practices every weekend 6 weeks prior to the event.

- Open water swim clinic on Saturday May 7.

SPONSORS

– Swim Gym

- Aquasphere

 

Organizer Info

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