Now in its 10th year, the channel swim is one of the top open ocean swim tournaments in the region,
can you break the new record of 58.10?? maybe you just want the challenge of getting across, all are welcome as we celebrate this event milestone.
The swim is across the channel between Nevis and St Kitts and will celebrate a 10 yr milestone in 2012. The start is at Oualie Beach on Nevis and the finish is at Cockleshell Bay on St Kitts. The distance is 2.5miles (4.1km). In 2011 we had a record number of finishers 113 and a new event record was set by pro triathletes Olivier Marceau with a time of 58:10
This event is both a race and a challenge, can you beat the new record?? Challenge participants are able to do the crossing assisted with fins, snorkels etc, however, assisted swimmers are not eligible for race prizes.All participants will receive T-shirts, Finishing medals, Breakfast party at the finish line and return passage to the start on Nevis (or passage from St Kitts to Nevis) and refreshments during the event