Poole Swim @ Sandbanks September 2016

Information and registration

17 September 2016

The Poole Swim @ Sandbanks

Saturday September 17th 2016

Starts from 08:45am, Registration from 7am

With a rectangular swim course that tracks the coast down the Sandbanks Peninsula and back, this really is sea swimming at its best. The Poole Swim @ Sandbanks includes swim distances of 750 metres, 1.5 kilometres, 3 kilometres and 4.5 kilometres, making it perfect for beginners and experienced sea swimmers alike.

Distance Price Age limits Cut-off time
750 metre sea swim £31 Minimum age 13 on event day  
1.5 kilometre sea swim £35 Minimum age 15 on event day Must be able to complete in under 60 minutes
3 kilometre sea swim £36 Mimimum age 17 on event day Must be able to complete in under 100 minutes
4.5 kilometre sea swim £38 Mimimum age 17 on event day Must be able to complete in under 180 minutes

Safety cut-off: due to safety reasons and the changing tides a final cut-off time of 180 minutes will be enforced from the designated start time

Wetsuits: the use of wetsuits is permitted. The water will be around 17°C (neoprene gloves, cap and booties may be used.)

Local Poole Lifeguards and qualified medical personnel will be on-site to ensure a safe swim, together with the experienced and highly professional Bspoke water safety and event crew.

Swimmers will receive an event swim cap and an exclusive Swim Series medal. Event-specific T-shirts are also available for purchase via the event entry page.

Race HQ is on the Blue Flag Sandbanks/Shore Rd beach, the best postcode to use for your sat nav is BH13 7PS    A small Pay and Display car park is available next to the beach. The best place to park is along the Harbour road and then walk down Shore Road to the HQ on the beach. Parking charges start at 8am

If you would like to help our charity sponsors by setting up a Just Giving page for them please click on the logo to be taken to a setup page.

Supporting Charity - Bloodwise

Breast Cancer Care

 Event information
17 September 2016
Registration is closed
This event is timed by ST App Service. There will be no chip timing for this event. All queries should be sent to the organiser of the event.
For result queries please e-mail: julia@bspokeevents.co.uk
4500 metres
Starts at 08:50
3000 metres
Starts at 08:50
1500 metres
Starts at 08:50
750 metres
Starts at 08:50

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