Enzo’s Ocean Swim Classic
WHY CHOOSE THIS SWIM?
Enzo’s Ocean Swim Classic is a range of ocean swim events held between the Urangan Pier and Enzo’s on the Beach Cafe Scarness in the beautiful seaside town of Hervey Bay in Queensland. Hervey Bay is one of Queensland’s best natural holiday destinations with long sandy beaches positioned on the doorstep of the World Heritage listed Fraser Island; the world’s largest sand island. Its safe sheltered waters make it an aquatic paradise perfect for year round swimming, diving, sailing, water sports and fishing. Dotted along the Hervey Bay Esplanade are cosmopolitan and alfresco cafes, shops, parklands, picnic areas, playgrounds, piers and vibrant marina. The swim is organised by Bmee Multisport Club
The event is aimed at both the junior and ‘first timer adult’ swimmer for a shorter distance fun swim race and the established swimmers looking at a challenge in a controlled and safe environment. The 10km swim challenge is designed to attract the established endurance swimmer.
WHAT DISTANCES ARE AVAILABLE?
- 5km – for competent endurance swimmers
- 10km – for competent endurance swimmers and proof of a 5km ocean swim in the last 12 months. Swimmers require a paddler.
WHAT ARE THE COURSES?
- 500m, 1km, 2.5km, 5km – A straight point to point swim finishing out front of Enzo’s on the beach.
- 10km – Starting at Enzo’s, swim along the shore to the 5km turn around and swim back to finish at Enzo’s.
IS THERE A MINIMUM AGE?
- 500m – 8 years
- 1km – 10 years
- 2.5km – 12 years
- 5km, 10km – 18 years
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