The Annual Barney Mullins Swim Classic will be held at Freshwater on Good Friday.
Event - Barney Mullins Swim Classic
Organiser - Freshwater SLSC
Distance - 1.5km
Venue - Freshwater Beach, Sydney northern beaches, registration and swim HQ at surf club
Time/Date - POSTPONED until Good Friday, March 29, 2013, 10am race start.
Registration - race day - 8:30am-9:30am
Entry fee - $30 ($40 on race day, cash only)
Online entries close - Noon, Thursday, March 28.
Conditions - Freshwater is an open beach protected by headlands on both sides. There generally is a strong run-out at the northern end, where this swim starts, and which provides assistance through the break. As an open beach, there are shifting banks, gutters and rips on most days. When the tide is low, there can be a long run in and back out through shallow water.
Mimimum age - 13
Categories - U/18, 18-29yrs, 30+, 40+, 50+, 60+ - male and female, in wave starts.