609 in 2015 and later

648 past in 2015 (updated 17-07-'15)

YeAABA Veterans Single Tay, Broughty Ferry (Dundee), Great Britain

Date: 
Saturday, 25 July, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, 26 July, 2015 (All day)

http://www.yeaaba.org.uk/veterans-single-tay-championship

VETERANS SINGLE TAY CHAMPIONSHIP

INFORMATION AND EXTRACT OF RULES - TO BE RETAINED BY THE ENTRANT
WELCOME TO THE VETERANS SINGLE TAY CHAMPIONSHIP

A Sea Swim in the River Tay Estuary

 
CHAMPIONSHIP VETERANS SINGLE TAY
DISTANCE 1 Mile
DAY / DATE

Women - Saturday 25th July 2015.

Men - Sunday 26th July 2015

ENTRY FEE £20.00 (£12.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew)
CLOSING DATE Thursday 25th June 2015.
AGE LIMITS: Seniors of 40 years and over on the day of the swim.
DATE OF SWIM:

Women - Saturday 25th July 2015 at 09:30 hours.

Men - Sunday 26th July 2015 at 10:30 hours.

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 25th June 2015.
ENTRY FEE: £20.00 (£12.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew).
DISTANCE: 1 Mile – Crossing the river.
PARKING: Free parking is available at Tayport Harbour and at the YEAABA pier Broughty Ferry.
BRIEFING:

Women - On the day at Tayport Harbour car park 09:00 hours prompt.

Men - On the day at Tayport Harbour car park 10:00 hours prompt.

START: On the starters/referees instruction, swimmers should promptly access the water via the harbour slipway or ladder, and line up with backs to the harbour wall, west of the harbour entrance. Start will be by loud hailer.
COURSE: This is a point-to-point, across the tide-ways swim and the line will be as straight as the current and your ability permits. Please follow your boat at all times.
FINISH: By touching the river-facing wall of the YEAABA pier, Broughty Ferry Harbour. N.B. A swimmer finishing, but missing the “touch” due to tidal conditions will be accorded a certificate but no official time or place in the race.
PRESENTATION: be at the YEAABA clubhouse on completion of the swim.