Register online for the 2014 Swim Races at this link.
Sunday, September 7th at 9:00am – Bayley Beach
Rain date is Saturday, September 6th
Note: Race check-in is 8:00am, start time is 9:00am
Celebrate the end of the summer season with the annual Arthur J. Ladrigan Swim Races and Family Fun Day at Bayley Beach on Sunday, September 7th. We’ll start with the Lighthouse Race at 9:00am sharp (a one-mile swim from Green’s Ledge Lighthouse to shore). Check-in for Lighthouse Race swimmers and their kayak escorts will start at 8:00am. Following the Lighthouse Race is the Buoy Race (a swim from the buoy to the shore). Last are the Children’s Swim Races, which are grouped by age and run parallel to the beach. After the awards ceremony, all are invited to join in the traditional beach games, which include a tug-of-war, a pie-eating contest and a treasure hunt.
This is an event is comprised of three races: 1 mile Lighthouse Race, 1/4 mile Buoy Race, and the Children’s swim races.
No registration fee is required for the Children’s Races
1) The Arthur J. Ladrigan Swim Race is roughly a 1-mile swim for advanced swimmers only.
2) The Buoy Race is a 1/4 mile swim from the buoy and back to shore and is for advanced swimmers only.
3) The Children’s swim races are grouped by age and run parallel to the beach.
NOTE: ALL 1 MILE SWIMMERS MUST HAVE A KAYAK ESCORT. NO EXCEPTIONS! SWIMMER & KAYAK ESCORT MUST BOTH FILL OUT WAIVER.