Saturday, August 23, 2014
USMS Sanction: #304-W004
Minnesota Masters Open Water Events
Open Water Registration
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DATE: Saturday, August 23, 2014
START: Lake Rebecca Park Reserve --> Link to Directions
SAFETY: Positive check in will be required for swimmers prior to the start of the race. Failure to abide by this will result in disqualification. Swim caps will be provided and MUST be worn.
ENTRY FEE: $50. Non refundable. $25 extra on race day. 2-Person Relay(2.5K each) $100. $25 Extra and USMS Card at Beach Day-Of Race.
COURSE & DISTANCE: The race will start at Lake Rebecca Park Reserve Beach and head South towards first buoy, round buoy (counter-clockwise), swim East towards second buoy; round and swim Northwest toward third buoy; Repeat loop again. Relays members will each swim the 2.5K course. The course will be patrolled with safety boats. Escorts for swimmer are not permitted. No hand paddles, buoys, fins or other such swimming aids. Use of wetsuits or swimsuits that are made of fabric that provides flotation or flotation devices will be permitted, but not eligible for awards.
The course will be closed at approximately 9:30am. Course will be marked with orange buoys.
SWIMMER ELIGIBILITY: Must be USMS Registered (www.usms.org/reg) or USA Swimming. USMS One Event Registration is Available for an additional $16
PARKING: Public parking – abide by posted parking restrictions.
Half Marathon participants must compete in the 5K at Lake Rebecca to be eligible for TCOWHM awards.
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