Votwo Long Swims - July / Sept

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Distances:

  • Individual - 2.5k - £20.00
  • Individual - 3.8k - £25.00
  • Individual - 5k - £30.00

Closing Date: Online entries close 2 days pre-event  
Cash entries will be taken on the day at + £2

Dates:
Sunday July 16th
Sunday September 24th 

Location:
Eton College, Windsor, SL4 6QP - View Location

Introduction:
This event gives a great opportunity for you to swim at the now famous Eton Dorney Olympic Rowing Lake.  This offers an accurate distance swim that you can use as a training race or as a chance to gauge your training for your A race.  The place's are limited to 400 and it is sure to be a very popular event    

Schedule:
You may register at any time up to 15 minutes before start time    

  • 1350 Race briefing at start line   
  • 1400 Race starts for all distances 

Close Date for online entries: Day before the event. Entries on the day will be take at normal price - plus £2.00    

    Facilities:

    • All swimmers will receive a medal on completion of their swim  
    • Life guards and safety craft    
    • Chip timing    
    • Live results straight to your mobile     
    • Free car parking    
    • Hot showers and changing areas in the boat house    
    • Toilets    
    • Medics on site
    • Drinks and feed stations on course (end of pontoon)    
    • Baggage storage in registration tent  

      Pre-event information pack:
      Please be aware 2017 details could change. The 2017 info will be available approx 2 weeks pre-event. All entrants will be emailed a reminder to read the event information. It is a condition of entry to this event that you participate according to the instructions in the event information. We do not post out information.

       

      Categories:
      Junior 16 - 19     
      Senior 20 - 39     
      Vet 40 - 49     
      Super vet 50+ 

        Course:
        Dorney Lake is renowned for having its own weather system! The dead straight 2km long stretch of water can see swimmers faced with flat water at one end and a challenging chop at the other. The course is a rectangle lap of a buoyed course. 

        2.5km - 2 lap  
        3.8km - 3 laps     
        5km - 4 laps    

        Event rules:

        As part of the entry system to the event, all participants agree to the following:       

        • All swimmers will read and adhere to the 'Participant Event Information' (available to download from this event web page approx 2 weeks pre-event date)  
        • Wetsuits are mandatory for all swimmers unless special permission has been granted by the organisers pre-event for individuals to swim non-wetsuit. Please email events@votwo.co.uk for further information
        • All swimmers must wear the issued swim hats during the course of the swim event
        • Cut off times:   
        • 3.8km - 1hr 50mins   
        • 5km - 2hr 20mins   
        • Swimmers over these times will be collected from the water and returned to shore

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