Guernsey Swim Adventures Pembroke Event 2017
20 Aug 17
Guernsey Swim Adventures Open Water Distance Event 2017
This is an open water swim event which will be held at Pembroke Bay in the Channel Island of Guernsey. With white sand, a sheltered location and clear waters Pembroke is an ideal bay for open water swimming.
There will be wetsuit and non wetsuit categories.
Sunday 20th August at 8am
1.5Km 3Km & 4.5Km
The course may be a 1.5Km looped course.
This series of swims is open to anyone 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 all swimmers may be asked to swim in a wetsuit.
Parking and Access
Plenty of free parking available around Pembroke with easy access to this beautiful sandy beach. Start will be on the beach near Pembroke Kiosk.
There are toilet facilities next to The Beach House restaurant. Refreshments are also available from Pembroke Kiosk and the L'Ancresse Kiosk to the east of the bay.
There will be First Aiders present 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 in the time allowed:
1.5km time allowed: 45mins
3km time allowed: 90mins
4.5km time allowed: 1hr 45mins
Race Briefing 07.45
Start time 08.00 (conditions allowing)
Entry Fees: 1.5Km £15.00 (until 31st May 2017) £16.50 (1st June until closing date)
3.0Km £16.50 (until 31st May 2017) £18.00 (1st June until closing date)
4.5Km £18.00 (until 31st May 2017) £21.00 (1st June until closing date)
Results Results will be available on the Facebook page shortly after the event.
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 55 places
For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge