Rules

For more information about the race please check the FAQ page.

The 2014 Race Entry Form (PDF) is available.  A completed Race Entry Form and payment is required for participation.  

TWO-PERSON RELAY INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Swimmers must alternate every 30 minutes (no exceptions). The order of the swimmers must be maintained throughout the swim.
  • The transition from one swimmer to the next must be executed by approaching the swimmer in the water from behind, and the transition is considered complete when the entering swimmer fully passes the departing swimmer.
  • Relay team members must enter the water feet first. Failure to follow these rules will result in disqualification.

FOUR PERSON RELAY INSTRUCTIONS:

  • All four swimmers must swim an initial leg of 30 minutes and once completed, begin 15 minute legs. The order of swimmers must be maintained throughout the swim.
  • The transition from one swimmer to the next must be executed by approaching the swimmer in the water from behind, and the transition is considered complete when the entering swimmer fully passes the departing swimmer.
  • Relay team members must enter the water feet first. Failure to follow these rules will result in disqualification.