2018 Weekend Schedule

Hello Swimmers!

The 2018 Change Your Latitude week is here! We are very excited to welcome all of our out of town participants to this years event and are very excited to have all of our local swimmers welcome you too! This year we have 58 swimmers jumping in, with a few more 1k day of registrations expected too we hope to top 60 swimmers! I know that this paragraph is filled with exclamation marks but we just can’t believe how excited we are and how much our event has grown the past several years.

I am attaching the schedule for the Saturday and Sunday events. Everyone should have also received the attached flyer for the excursion swims (and other info) in a separate email.

Here is a snapshot of the weekend:

Excursion swims – Meet at Fisherman’s Quay

SATURDAY, August 11, 2018
Location: Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sweetland Hall.

4:30 PM – Pre-Race Registration
5:00 Welcome, Introduction and Sitka Sound Swim History
5:15-6:00 Swimmer Safety, Course Review other Info

6:00 PM –– Salmon bake and social

SUNDAY August 12, 2018
Location: RACE START AREA – Sitka Sound Science Center

7:30 AM Starting line gathering – Final Course review and updates
8:00 AM 10K START
8:45 AM 6K START
9:30 AM 3K START
11:00 AM 1K START

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to give me a shout! Again we are really looking forward to welcoming everyone to the 2018 Change Your Latitude Open Water Challenge!


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