The North Steyne Ocean Swim is on again and we are celebrating 20 years! Join us on Sunday, 25 March 2018 for our 1km or 2.8km swims, or both.
The 1 km swim is a circuit north in front of the North Steyne club house, and the 2.8km treks from North Steyne across to Fairy Bower and Cabbage Tree Bay and return. The 2.8km, particularly, is a wonderful swim, especially at the end of March. It is without doubt one of the most enjoyable, variable swims on the calendar, traversing water that starts in an exposed beach break, crosses relatively calm seas with a swell rolling across from side to side, through the calm, sometimes gently surging waters of Cabbage Tree Bay, with all the reef and sea life that has to offer, then back across the bay to a beach break finish at North Steyne.
North Steyne is a friendly family-oriented event. And it’s a lovely day out.
Registrations commence at 8am at North Steyne SLSC. Starts are from the beach in front of the Club.
Distance: 2.8km, 1km
Venue: North Steyne Beach, Registration is in the Club
Time/Date: Sunday, March 25, 2018, 9:15am start of the 1km and 10:30am of the 2.8km.
Registration: Online here, or on race day – 8am-10am at North Steyne SLSC. Note on-line entries close @ 3pm, Saturday, March 24, 2018
Entry fee: $35 for either the 2.8km or the 1km swims ($45 on race day), or $50 for both ($60 on race day)
Minimum age: 9 in the 1km, and 13 in the 2.8km
Under 18 swimmers: Parents/guardians of swimmers aged under 18 must complete the online entry form, not the swimmers themselves. They must include their consent to the entry with full name and phone contact. Just a phone number, a first name, or a number and first name will not do. Entries of U18 swimmers are not complete without this complete parental/guardian consent. Parental consent must be keyed in to the Emergency contact field in the online entry form.
There is also an opportunity to participate in the Dash for Cash which is a 200m swim from behind the break into shore, entry only to those who have have participated in one of the two main swims. Cash prizes M/F 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
All proceeds go to North Steyne SLSC.
Download an entry form here.
For further information call Tracey Hare-Boyd 0416 042 465 or email