Swim Miami is back in person in 2021 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 three amazing races: 800M, The Miami Mile, or The 5K swim. This is the premiere open water event that you wouldnt want to miss in the USA!
1 lap for the Mile
3 laps for the 5K
Event details and schedule
– All participants must arrive one hour prior to race start to ensure adequate time to check in or come to our pre race check in on Saturday May 22.
– Changes will be allowed for a $10 fee.
Saturday, May 22, 2021
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM – All event pre-check in
Sunday, May 23, 2021
7:00 am – 8:45 am Check-In
7:00 am – 2:00 pm Sponsor Expo Open
RACE STARTING TIMES:
8:00 AM - 800 Meter Race Begins
8:40 AM – 5K Male (All Ages)
8:45 AM – 5K Female (All Ages)
10:00 AM – Miami Mile 18 and under (Male)
10:02 AM – Miami Mile 18 and under (Female)
10:04 AM – Miami Mile 19-39 years old (Male)
10:06 AM – Miami Mile 19-39 years old (Female)
10:08 AM - Miami Mile 40 and older (Male)
10:10 AM - Miami Mile 40 and older (Female)
Awards will be virtually due to Covid19 safety restrictions.
Every swimmer walks away with a limited edition finisher patch. These are truly special and a great memento for the year you've had in open water swimming.
The 5K Swim: 2 hours
The Miami Mile: 1 hour
The 800M Swim: 30 minutes
Sanctioned By: World Open Water Swim Association – WOWSA
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 not be a hydration station provided by the race crew this year, please bring your own hydration if necessary.
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.