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Marlow Classic River Swim

Marlow Classic River Swim

DISTANCES & PRICING:

1.5km Swim - (£20)*
3.0km Swim - (£25)*

*there is an additional processing fee with all online bookings.

Late entries:
Entries taken within 2 weeks of the event & on the day of the event will include an additional £5 to the entry fee.

START TIMES:

SATURDAY
14:00 - 18:00: Athletes Registration

SUNDAY - RACE DAY
07:30: Athletes Registration
08:15: All Athlete’s Event Briefing
08:30: Both 1.5km & 3.0km Swim Start

DETAILS:

This is the original Marlow River Swim which is now in its 9th year.

There are 2 distances to choose from this year that will cater for both beginners and experienced swimmers.

River Swim - Consisting of a single lap out and back swim in the River Thames for all the distances with clear markings on the buoys on when to turn. The River has a very calm and steady flow, which makes it the perfect event for anyone looking to take part in their first swim.

PRIZES:

There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female.

Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers.

WETSUIT RULES

99% of the time, wetsuits have to be worn for this event due to the temperature of the water, generally in the UK and Thames Valley most of the water is between 14 degree Celsius & 22 degrees Celsius.

The temperature of the water is always taken at least one hour before an event to determine if wetsuits must be worn.

PARKING:

Parking will available on the football pitch behind the cricket ground/sports centre for a fee of £5 per car.

Official Car Park Address: Higginson Park, Lower Pound Lane, Marlow, SL7 2AE

NOTE: CASH ONLY - Please bring the correct £5 change to avoid any queues and delays.

Alternative parking is available in the public car park, next to Higginson Park Leisure Centre.

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Facilities

  • Onsite car park
  • Chip timing
  • Sports cafe
  • Friendly marshals
  • Free parking
  • Live to web results
  • Secure baggage area
  • Ambulance services
  • Toilets
  • Photography
  • Nutrition
  • 5-10m public liability
  • Music
  • Bespoke Medals
  • Feed stations
  • Great location
  • Commentary
  • Prizes
  • Clearly marked course
  • Great event
  • Great atmosphere
  • Onsite retailers
  • Lead Cyclist