BURLEIGH OCEAN SWIM
WHY CHOOSE THIS SWIM?
The Breaka Burleigh Ocean Swim takes place on The Gold Coast at Burleigh Heads. It really is an awesome location for an ocean swim.
Organised by Burleigh Heads Mowbray Park Surf Lifesaving Club, the swim gives both beginners and experienced swimmers the opportunity to practice their surf swimming skills and maybe catch a wave or two in the process. It attracts elite swimmers from all over Australia and is one of the most popular swims on the calendar.
Burleigh heads Surf Club are leading the way in Beach Accessibility. They have Beach matting and beach wheelchairs available for use during patrolling hours.
WHAT DISTANCES ARE AVAILABLE?
- Dash for Cash – 400m
- Mighty Juniors – 400m
WHAT ARE THE COURSES?
- Dash for Cash – Elite swimmers make a Dash for Cash into the finish line at Burleigh SLSC
- 1km – Entering the water 1km down the beach and swimming into the beach in front of Burleigh SLSC
- 2km – Entering the water 2km down the beach and swimming into the beach in front of Burleigh SLSC
IS THERE A MINIMUM AGE?
- Mighty Juniors – (8-10years)
- Other swims – 10 years