2019 Swampscott Harborfest Swim is BACK!
**Registration will be open by March 1st
Details: Join us for an early season afternoon 1/4, 1/2 or 1 mile swim at the Swampscott Harborfest. This race is apart of the B&S Open Water Swim Series. Wetsuits are highly suggested for this swim, but not required. Swim caps will be provided for all swimmers.
Race Date: June 22, 2019
Distances: 1/4, 1/2 or 1 mile
Start Time: 3PM (Check in and race day reg will open at 1:30PM)
Location: Fishermans Beach, Swampscott, Ma. (GPS 425 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907)
Fees: Early Bird – $20 through 4/1
General Registration – $25
Race Day Registration – $35
Wave Start Times: TBD
1 Mile Start
1/2 Mile Start
1/4 Mile Start
Awards: Top M/F in each age group in each division: U-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. (No separate categories for non-wetsuits)
Post Race Festivities:
The afternoon includes Sailing programs & activities with Friends of Swampscott Sailing, SUP rentals by SUP East Coast Style, Beach Scavenger Hunts, Shirt Tie Dye, Art displays and sooo much more!!! Go to www.swampscottrec.com for a full description of events and times.
Special Details and Information: No floaties, fins or paddles allowed. There will be plenty of kayakers, paddle boards, boats, etc. in the water for swimmer safety.
Distance Categories: If you do change your mind about the distance you’d like to swim, there is no change fee but please make sure to email email@example.com in advance or notify someone at race day registration.
Weather Policy – Races are held rain or shine unless we determine that race conditions are dangerous. This will be based on a prudent decision made on race weekend. If the race is cancelled there will be no refunds. In the event of inclement weather, Acts of God, or unforeseen circumstances, we reserve the right to alter, cancel or eliminate any/all portions of the race. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid including other amenities paid for such as t-shirts, insurance, and online administrative fees. All fees collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration.