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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. 

EVENT DATE

30th July 2017    3.30pm start

 DISTANCES

1.2km & 2.4km

COURSE

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.

 

Entries

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.

Facilities

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.

Safety 

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 - 

 

 

 

Organiser
Jacqueline Hunt & Jennifer Roussel

07911 719109

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Guernsey Swim Adventures Petit Port & Moulin Huet 2.4Km30/07/2017??/40Closed26/07/2017
Guernsey Swim Adventures Petit Port & Moulin Huet 1.2Km30/07/2017??/40Closed26/07/2017

These events share a common pool of 40 places

Prices
Until
30/04/2017£16.50
26/07/2017£18.00
Until
30/04/2017£15.00
26/07/2017£16.50

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Petit Bot, Jerbourg, St.Martin's, GY4 6BH, Channel Islands.