Shark Island Swim 2014

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Cronulla SLSC Shark Island Swim
Distance: 2.3 km – 10.30 am start

PULSE Cronulla Beach Fun Swim
Distance: 1 km – 9.30 am start

Sunday in February 2020
TO BE ANNOUNCED

Alternate swim date will be advised

PULSE 1 km
Cronulla Beach Fun Swim
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  Cronulla SLSC 2.3 km
Shark Island Swim
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Link to the 2019 1km image gallery Link to the 2019 2.3km image gallery

 

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Cronulla SLSC, Shark Island Swim Committee and PULSE would like to thank Club Member Paul Larssen for his time in taking all images on the day.

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Link to the 2019 results

AGE DIVISION:

Minimum age for the 1 km swim is 10 years old.
Minimum age for the 2.3 km swim is 13 years old.

START:

PULSE CRONULLA BEACH
1 km SWIM
9.30 am 2 WAVES – UNDER 40YRS/OVER 40YRS
CRONULLA SHARK
ISLAND 2.3 km SWIM
10.30 am 4 WAVES – ALL DIVISIONS

FINISH:

Between flags on Cronulla Beach. The flags will be about 10 metres up the beach from the waters edge.

DISABLED ASSISTANCE:

Disabled assistance is available for entry/exit of water for both swims. Please request this assistance when signing in on the day.

SAFETY:

There will be inflatable rescue boats, jet skis and board paddlers patrolling the course. Each swimmer is responsible for his or her own physical condition and enters this event at their own personal risk. Any swimmer who is still in the water after 90 minutes will be asked to default and will be transported to shore.

A swimmer deemed incapable of completing the course may be brought to shore at any time at the absolute discretion of the Water Safety Manager.

SWIMSUITS:

Swimmers must wear only conventional swimming costumes made from lycra and/or polyester. Costumes must contain no neoprene or any other ‘high tech’ material or substance or any material with any flotation support. Male swimmers must wear only briefs with no arms, legs or any part of the costume covering their body above the waist. Female swimmers must wear either one or two piece costumes with no arms or legs.

If you choose to wear a wetsuit or swimsuit with flotation support, you will be ineligible for any prizes.

PRESENTATION:

Major awards will be presented at the conclusion of the race in the marquee located in Cronulla Park, at approximately 12.15pm.

ENQUIRIES:

Please contact the Race Convenor, Kieran Day on 0409 523 215 or fill out the contact form on the Enquiries page.