the use of neoprene wetsuits is optional.
water temperature varies between 22° – 24° C.
no palms or other special tools are allowed (only particular cases will be considered by the Organization: i.e. disabled swimmers).
the timing will be taken by a professional company using electronic chips, which will be provided to each swimmer at the Registration phase.
You can download a General Medical Certificate template HERE below. It is mandatory to send it via e-mail to email@example.com (once it has been completed by your doctor).
There will be limited car parking available on site. Please note: The surrounding roads are very narrow in places – please do not attempt on-road parking.
We strongly suggest that you park your car at the dedicated parking places, which will be indicated by our staff. All cars parked in the incorrect places will be subjected to possible tickets by the local police.
Please pay attention and do not create any obstruction for the Ambulances and safety staff.
Swimmers who cannot swim 1600 metres in a pool in under 50 minutes are advised against entering.
The organizers reserve the right to accept or reject entries. Any special consideration must be applied for before 15 August 2015. The Organisers reserve the right to limit entries in each event.
At registration you must collect your envelope, containing your timing chip and your swim cap, which will correspond to your event.
You will receive your compulsory safety device (RESTUBE) just before your race.
The RESTUBE TEAM will be there to assist you.
The chip must be returned to the staff at the finish line, together with your RESTUBE.
Ensure that you have the correct chip allocated to you. You will be informed about the position of the CHIP at the BRIEFING.