The Races

All you need to know about the different distances

The Races

Saturday 7th October 2017

KID’sTHEISLAND | 100 / 200 / 400 m

A challenge dedicated to little swimmers on a path of 100 meters (6/7 years old), 200 meters (8/9 years old), 400 meters (10/11/12 years old) but always with the aim of CIRCUMNAVIGATE an island, which will be a reproduction of the real Bergeggi Island.

10 € : single registration cost, for every distance. Registrations will close on October, 1st 2017

 

 

SPRINT CHALLENGE | 800 m

The race is a Challenge and consists of a series of qualifying heats (20 swimmers per battery) and a final race, which be accessed by only the top 5 in each heat qualifying, The ranking will be drawn on only the FINAL RACE.Awards will be given to the overall top 3 men and 3 women. Every qualifying heat will start with 5 minute of interval.

20 € : single registration cost, registrations will close not later than October 1st, 2017

 

FAMILY / TEAM EVENT | 800 m

Each TEAM must be composed as follows:

– 3 swimmers ( 1 man and 2 women or 1 woman and 2 men)

OR

– 2 swimmers (1 man and 1 woman) [woman/man = adult or kid]

The start of each TEAM will occur every 60 seconds. The ranking will be based on the time of the last swimmer from its TEAM and the first three TEAM will be awarded.

15 € : registration cost per person, registrations will close not later than October 1st, 2017

 

NEW

MWM RELAY | 800 m

This race will take place exclusively on Relay mode: Man-Woman-Man.

Each RELAY must be composed of three people, as follows:
2 men swimmers
1  woman swimmer

The route will be carried out in full by each member of the relay team. The exit from the swim course will be at the Australian way: the first athlete enters in the water, he covers the entire path, goes out of the water and runs to the cage placed in the middle between the entry and exit from swimming.

Here the second component of the relay will wait for the first athlete. The two athletes will have to exchange the chip, positioning it correctly.
The second athlete will travel the same route, will be out of the water, again reach the cage where the third athlete will be waiting for the chip exchange. The third component will finish the race.

€ 15: registration cost per person, registrations will close not later than  October 1st, 2017.

 

Sunday 8th October 2017

SHORT SWIM | 1800 m

Categories: ATHLETE – AMATEURS (WITH MEDICAL CERTIFICATE)

Distance: 1.8 km (about 1 mile) | LIDO DI TORRE beach

Turning point at the Island, arriving at LIDO DI TORRE beach.

Best Time in previous editions: 25′

25 € : for registrations within May 31st, 2017
30 € : for registrations between June 1st, 2017 and July 30th, 2017
35 € : for registrations between August 1st, 2017 and October 2nd, 2017 (registrations closing day)

 

CLASSIC SWIM | 3500 m

Categories: ATHLETE – AMATEURS (WITH MEDICAL SPORT CERTIFICATE)

Distance: 3.5 km (about 2 miles) | LIDO DI TORRE beach

Turn clockwise around the island along the Marine Protected Area by going through “Punta Predani”, return to the beach LIDO DI TORRE.

Best Time in previous editions: 47′

30 € : for registrations within May 31st, 2017
35 € : for registrations between June 1st, 2017 and July 30th, 2017
40 € : for registrations between August 1st, 2017 and October 2nd, 2017 (registrations closing day)

 

LONG SWIM | 6000 m

Categories: ATHLETE – AMATEURS (WITH MEDICAL SPORT CERTIFICATE)

Distance: 6.0 km (about 3 miles) | LIDO DI TORRE beach

Clockwise around the Island along the boundaries of the Marine Protected Area passing through “Punta Predani”, repeating a 2nd lap and returning to the LIDO DI TORRE beach.

Best Time in previous editions: 1’23”

35 € : for registrations within May 31st, 2017
40 € : for registrations between June 1st, 2017 and July 30th, 2017
45 € : for registrations between August 1st, 2017 and October 2nd, 2017 (registrations closing day)

 

COMBINED SWIM | 1800 m + 6000 m

Categories: ATHLETE – AMATEURS (WITH MEDICAL SPORT CERTIFICATE)

COMBINED SWIM it means that ONE swimmer can participate to the SHORT race (starting at 10.00) and then start in the 6.0 km race afterward.

The COMBINED swimmers will be rewarded according to a dedicated ranking.

The winning SWIMMER will be determined according to the sum of his timing on the 2 races, in order to issue the seeding.

45 € : for registrations within May 31st, 2017
50 € : for registrations between June 1st, 2017 and July 30th, 2017
55 € : for registrations between August 1st, 2017 and October 2nd, 2017 (registrations closing day)