Swim from Alcatraz SFFD

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Swim from Alcatraz SFFD

Saturday, July 19, 2014

San Francisco Bay, SF

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Swim from Alcatraz SFFD Olympics

EVENTS:
 
Wet Suit Swim
No Wet Suit Swim

DIVISIONS:
Male
Female
Masters (50+)
 
RULES:
5am Arrival
6am Briefing
6:30am Red & White Ferry Departs!!

(Don't be late, the boat will leave without you!!) 
 DATES:
Saturday, July 19

TIMES:
7am start (slack tide)

CHECK-IN:
Each competitor MUST check-in individually for the Olympics at the HOST HOTEL
First time competitors must bring Fire Department I.D. to check-in and will be issued an Olympic I.D. card
Past competitors must bring their Olympic I.D. card or Fire Department I.D. to check-in. 
LOCATION:

Aquatic Park (Bleachers) Fireboat departs from Hyde Street Pier.
 
EVENT COORDINATOR:

Hank Scoble
408-887-6549

NOTES:  
 
1.5 mile swim from east side of Alcatraz to Aquatic Park

This is an advanced swim! Swimmers should comfortably be able to swim a mile under 40 min. in a swimming pool. Additional training in open water highly recommended. Water temperature in July can range from 55-60 degrees. There will be a mandatory safety briefing before the race begins.

All swimmers will be provided with a safety cap.

EVENT FEE: $150 per participant Plus $30 Olympic Registration Fee 

2014 HOST HOTEL

HYATT REGENCY SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT
1333 BAYSHORE HIGHWAY
BURLINGAME, CA 94010

ROOM RATE $149/NIGHT

 




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