609 in 2015 and later

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

YeAABA Loch Earn 6.5 miles, Great Britain

Date: 
Saturday, 22 August, 2015 (All day)

http://www.yeaaba.org.uk/loch-earn-championship

LOCH EARN CHAMPIONSHIP

INFORMATION AND EXTRACT OF RULES - TO BE RETAINED BY THE ENTRANT
WELCOME TO THE LOCH EARN CHAMPIONSHIP

A Swim in Fresh Water

 
CHAMPIONSHIP LOCH EARN
DISTANCE 6.5 Miles
DAY / DATE Saturday 22nd August 2015.
ENTRY FEE £60.00 (£35.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew)
CLOSING DATE Wednesday 22nd July 2015.
AGE LIMITS: Juniors 13 years to less than 17 years in the year of the swim.
Seniors 17 years and over in the year of the swim.
Veterans 40 years and over on the day.
DATE OF SWIM: Saturday 22nd August 2015 at 10:00 hours.
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 22nd July 2015.
ENTRY FEE: £60.00 (£35.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew).
DISTANCE: 6.5 Miles – The full length of the Loch, likely water temperature 57F/14C.
PARKING: Please use the free public car park and toilets adjacent to the Lochearnhead Watersports Centre to avoid congestion.
BRIEFING: On the day at the Lochearnhead Watersports Centre car park at 09:30 hours prompt.
START: The championship will start approximately 10 minutes after the completion of the briefing, from the Boating jetty in front of Lochearnhead Watersports Centre. Start will be by loud hailer.
COURSE: In a straight line (or as near as you can get) from Lochearnhead the FULL length of the loch, passing to the south side of Neish Island and then continuing to the Drummond Hotel jetty at St. Fillans. Please follow your boat at all times.
FINISH: Your swim will finish as you pass the Drummond Hotel jetty at St. Fillans and will be signalled by a whistle.
PRESENTATION: Will take place at the Lochearnhead Watersports Centre at approximately 15.00 hours.
CAFÉ: There is a café within the Watersports Centre where food and refreshments can be purchased.