Guernsey Swim Adventures Petit Port & Moulin Huet Event 2017
30 Jul 17
Guernsey Swim Adventures Open Water Distance Event 2017
This event is an open-water swim event which will be held between the picturesque bays of Petit Port & Moulin Huet in the Channel Island of Guernsey.
There will be wetsuit and non wetsuit categories.
30th July 2017 3.30pm start
1.2km & 2.4km
Both distances will be looped courses around natural landmarks within the bays of Petit Port & Moulin Huet. The start and finish will be at Petit Port.
These swims are open to anyone who is over the age of 18 on the day of the event and who is competent swimming in open water. If the sea temperature is below 16 degrees swimmers may be asked to swim in a wetsuit.
Parking and Access
The only access to this idyllic, secluded beach of Petit Port is down over 270 steps......for the adventurous swimmer!
Parking for Petit Port is free but limited. There is a small cliff top car park above the bay and another at the Jerbourg headland about a 10 minute stroll away. Cycling or kayaking would be a good alternative.
There are no kiosk or toilet facilities on the beach. The nearest toilets are at the small cliff top car park. Refreshments can be found at The Auberge, Jerbourg Kiosk and Jerbourg Hotel.
There will be First Aiders and suitable kayak and watercraft cover throughout the course. However, we reserve the right to cancel or change the course of this open-water swim, in the event that condtions are deemed unsafe.
Entrants should have experience of open water swimming. It is a demanding sport and those entering this event do so entirely at their own risk and with the capability of comfortably completing their chosen distance within the time allowed:
1.2km time limit: 45mins
2.4km time limit: 60mins
Registration 14.15 - 15.15
Race Briefing 15.15
Start time 15.30 (conditions allowing)
Entry Fees 1.2Km £15.00 (until 30th April 2017) £16.50 (1st May until closing date)
2.4Km £16.50 (until 30th April 2017) £18.00 (1st May until closing date)
Results Results will be available on the Facebook page shortly after the event.
Accomodation Guernsey is a beautiful holiday destination. www.visitguernsey.com for more information.
For any further information about the event, please contact one of the organisers.
Jacqueline Hunt 07911 719109 -
Jennifer Roussel 07781 427189 -
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These events share a common pool of 40 places
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge