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Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions-11th Annual Water World Swim - September 28

Water World Swim

Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM (PDT)

Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions-11th Annual Water...

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Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Individual Swim ( Extra) Sold Out Ended $185.00 $11.17
Individual Swimmer   more info Sold Out Ended $155.00 $9.52
Coaches Swimmer( invitation only) Sold Out Ended $128.50 $8.06

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Event Details

Alcatraz Island / Aquatic Park

Distances:1.5 Mile swim 

Fees:$175.00 (Individual) (Percentage of these extra entries will be donated to two Foundations of our choice ) 

Team Entries are closed, and must be arranged at the time of check in 9/27

ONLY 35 MORE SPACES AVAILABLE

Passengers or Spectators Limited to 1 per swimmer $65.00

( minors must be accompanied by an adult)

Capacity:Registration is limited to 35 swimmers

A 1.25 mile swim from Alcatraz to Aquatic Park in the Bay of San Francisco. This is a challenging, cold-water swim and we recommend all participants to train sufficiently in advance.

Water World Swim of San Francisco, the experts of The Bay, can give you the right advice, support and coaching for this swim. Refer to our web site for information about Alcatraz Swim Clinics and Training Camps: www.WaterWorldSwim.com

Please Note:

This swim is not for novices. This event is for experienced open-water swimmers only. You should be able to swim one mile comfortably in a pool in under 40 minutes. If you need the advise, support and coaching for this swim, Water World Swim, the San Francisco Bay swimming experts, can help.

Late Fees after 9/15/2013 $205.00 (Percentage of these late entries, donated to Baykeeper)

Distances: 1.5 Mile swim

Fees:$185.00 (Individual)

BY INVITATION, COACHES TEAMS: $ 128.50

Teams ( TEAM REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED ) 

$115.00 (WWS Team Members- (Minimum 3 per Team) Only overall registered team times will be posted

$ 55.00 (Spectators | minors under 7 yrs old free ) Capacity: Registration is limited to 400

Minors participanting

Minimum age for participants is 14 years old. Any participant under 18 years old, must be registered by a parent or guardian. The parent or guardian must present at least two weeks in advance probe of their minor long distance swimming abilities, and this letter or document must be signed by a certified coach or lifeguard.

A letter from a parent or guardian, stating their knowledge of the risks of swimming in open water among a large group of competitive swimmers.

Must sign a waiver and present a copy of health insurance.

CHECK IN and Late Registrations- Registration on Check-in day ONLY IF spaces are available: $205.00

NO REFUNDS - I understand that entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-

TRANSFERABLE, and I have read and agree to the cancellation policies.

FRIDAY September 27th - From 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - 2 Briefings (Highly recommended to attend these briefings)

Sports Basement is housed in the old Presidio Commissary building and carries just about everything you need for hiking, biking, running, skiing, camping and all things outdoors. They have a huge selection of popular, name brands at 30-60% below retail. Sports Basement will be providing snacks and a 10% discount for all attendees. (10% will be donated by Sports Basement to our charity organizations)

PLEASE READ OUR NO-REFUND POLICIES / ROLLOVER PROGRAM IN OUR WEBSITE-  PLEASE READ CAREFULL AND MAKE SURE YOU ARE REGISTERING TO THE RIGHT EVENT. (No Refunds) 

www.waterworldswim.com 

Additional Information

 A 1.25 mile swim from Alcatraz to Aquatic Park in the Bay of San Francisco. This is a challenging, cold-water swim and we recommend all participants to train sufficiently in advance.

Water World Swim of San Francisco, the experts of The Bay, can give you the right advice, support and coaching for this swim. Refer to our web site for information about Alcatraz Swim Clinics and Training Camps: www.WaterWorldSwim.com

Please Note: This swim is not for novices. This event is for experienced open-water swimmers only. You should be able to swim one mile comfortably in a pool in under 40 minutes. If you need the advise, support and coaching for this swim, Water World Swim, the San Francisco Bay swimming experts, can help.

Late Fees after 9/25/2013 $185.00

Distances: 1.5 Mile swim

Fees: $135.00 (Individual)

Teams

$115.00 (WWS Team Members- (Minimum 3 per Team) Only overall registered team times will be posted

$ 35.00 (Spectators | minors under 7 yrs old free ) per swimmer-

Any extra passenger fee : $55.00

Full Capacity: Registration is limited to 350 swimmers 100 passengers. 

Minors participanting

Minimum age for participants is 14 years old. Any participant under 18 years old, must be registered by a parent or guardian. The parent or guardian must present at least two weeks in advance probe of their minor long distance swimming abilities, and this letter or document must be signed by a certified coach or lifeguard.

A letter from a parent or guardian, stating their knowledge of the risks of swimming in open water among a large group of competitive swimmers.

Must sign a waiver and present a copy of health insurance.

CHECK IN and Late Registrations- Registration on Check-in day ONLY IF spaces are available: $185.00

NO REFUNDS - I understand that entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE, and I have read and agree to the cancellation policies.

FRIDAY September 27th - From 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - 2 Briefings (Highly recommended to attend these briefings)

Sports Basement is housed in the old Presidio Commissary building and carries just about everything you need for hiking, biking, running, skiing, camping and all things outdoors. They have a huge selection of popular, name brands at 30-60% below retail. Sports Basement will be providing snacks and a 10% discount for all attendees. (10% will be donated by Sports Basement to our charity organizations)

PLEASE READ OUR NO-REFUND POLICIES / ROLLOVER PROGRAM IN OUR WEBSITE

www.waterworldswim.com 

Event schedule and times

 Saturday - Swim Day September 28th.

6:00-7:10 a.m.:Check-in and body marking.  After check-in, you will have your swim number written on your hand or arm by a volunteer. Let the volunteer know if you will be wearing a wetsuit or not. If you are wearing wetsuit, the number will be on your hand. If you are not wearing wetsuit, the number will be on your upper arm.

7:15 a.m.:  FINAL Briefing

7:20 a.m: National Anthem

7:30 a.m.: Swimmers will walk to Pier 39 1/2 to board the Red and White Ferry that will take them to Alcatraz (10 minutes walk).

7:50 a.m. : All swimmers on board of Ferry

8:20 a.m. : After clearance is given from the Coast Guard, swimmers will jump in the water and swim to the start line to begin the swim.

Estimated arrival time of swimmers.  First Swimmers : 9:00 a.m. at Aquatic Park

Passengers and spectators will come back approximately  8:50 a.m. at Pier 39 1/2.

10:00 a.m. : Swim course is closed

11:00 a.m.:Awards Ceremony

Event Ends 

PLEASE READ OUR NO-REFUND POLICIES / ROLLOVER PROGRAM IN OUR WEBSITE

Have questions about Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions-11th Annual Water World Swim - September 28? Contact Water World Swim

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Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions



Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM (PDT)


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Water World Swim

Water World Swim has been offering open water swimming events and training programs for over 16 years. Some of our programs include the “Swim with Pedro”

Weekly workouts and training sessions, regular Alcatraz crossings and instructional clinics, the New Waves program for young swimmers with an interest in open water swimming, and our numerous open water races and events.

 Our swims have been chosen for their beauty, safety , and general “coolness” factor. Each swim is prepared, organized, and guided by a team of local coaches and swimmers with vast experience and in-depth knowledge of the local waters. All our swims are fully certified, permitted and supported by the U.S. Coast Guard.

We welcome swimmers from all over the world with all levels of ability. If you are training for an upcoming competition, want to accomplish a swim from Alcatraz, or just want to experience swimming in the beautiful waters of the San Francisco Bay, then we encourage you to join us. We offer something for everyone.

 Invite you to check our 2013 swim program listing   full of swimming events for everyone interested in taking the challenge and register in the swim of your choice. 

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