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The K-Rock Ocean Open Water Swim Festival

The K Rock Ocean Open Water Swim Festival was sucessfully held in beautiful conditions on Sunday Jan 29th 2017.

 

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THE 2018 SWIM FESTIVAL IS SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY 27 JANUARY 2018 (permits permitting)

REGISTRATIONS WILL OPEN SOON

A combination of great swims in the crystal clear blue waters of Ocean Grove, with K Rock as your DJ, food and coffee available and a fun time for swimmers and their families. Plan to enjoy the whole day at Ocean Grove.

Due to the expected popularity of the inaugural swim festival, entries will be on a first come-first served basis. Once maximum numbers are reached, entries will be closed. So get in fast - like now! :-)

Prizes will be allocated to the Open Category in the 1.2km and 2.5km Swims.

Events include:

  • 400m Junior Swim ( for 9-14 years old starting at 8:30am – in age group order from oldest to youngest)
  • 600m Novice Swim (for 15+ year olds starting at 8:45am – in age group order from youngest to oldest)
  • 1.2km Classic Swim (for 12+ year olds starting at 10am – in age group order Junior, then from oldest to youngest excluding Open, who will start last)
  • 2.5km Enduro Swim (for 12+ year olds starting at 9am)

All events start at or near Ocean Grove main beach, in front of the surf club.

We advise travelling from Geelong to Ocean Grove via the Bellarine Highway; note that Barwon Heads will be closed late Sunday morning for the Cadel Evans bike ride.

Walk-in registrations will be open for all events from 6.00am Sunday 28 January in the OGSLSC Lounge.

All entrants who have registered online must collect their timing bands, caps and T-shirts in the OGSLSC lounge, from 6.30am on the morning of the event.

Please ensure that your timing bands are returned at the end of the race. Lost bands incur a $20 charge.

Online registrations close 3pm on Saturday 27 January.

Swim cap and K-Rock Ocean Open Water Swim Festival T Shirt is included in entry fee. T-shirts are available only while stocks last - register early so as not to miss out!

Paper based registrations will attract a $5 surcharge.

Online pricing, all distances:

  • Age 18+ $60 (individuals)

  • Age under 18 $30

  • Teams $180