This swim has been run for many years as part of a weekend of swim/surf events run by the local boardriders with Wamberal and Terrigal SLSCs, to raise funds for the Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation.
Event - 10th Annual Forries Island Ocean Swim and Paddle
Distance - 3km, 1.5km swims, 1.5km Shortboard and Longboard Paddles Venue - Forresters Beach
Time/Date - Saturday, October 12, 2013, first race race start (1.5km swim) 11am, last race (3km swim) at 12:45pm
Registration on race day from 9:30am, Forresters Beach
Entry fee - any event, $30, other events $10 each (entry includes event t-shirt)
Online entries close - Noon, Friday, October 11, 2013.
Minimum age - TBA
Water conditions - Forresters is a beautiful beach, but it can be difficult with currents and swell swirling around and breaking on the reef off the middle of the beach and between the reef and the beach Precise course will be determined on swim day in consultation with Wamberal and Terrigal SLSCs, which help in running these events.
For further information including entries please visit the official Ocean Swims website.