ALCATRAZ 11 th ANNUAL SWIM WITH THE CENTURIONS 2013
Before purchasing tickets, please read well our non-refund policy and guidelines for passengers
This swim is full and swimmers may bring a passenger to watch from the start of the swim and portion of the swim from Alcatraz. The ticket does not guarantee that the passenger will board the same boat or ferry of their swimmer. The Ferry or boat comes back to Fisherman Wharf and passengers must do a 5 or 10 minutes walk back to Aquatic Park to presence the end of the swim.
You may either buy a ticket and come to watch the swim from a boat or have the choice to just stay on the beach and wait for the swimmer's arrival. If the swimmer companion chooses to stay on the beach there are no charges of any kind to observe from Aquatic Park. Otherwise if you have bought a ticket, there is a NO REFUND POLICY.
Minors under 7 can board for free in the company of parents or guardians. If for any reason the ticket holder will not show up, percentage of their ticket value will be donated to any of the charity organizations Water World Swim supports.
PASSENGERS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE BRIEFING AT SPORTS BASEMENT ON FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 27th FROM 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. RECEIVE COUPONS WITH A 10% DISCOUNT TO SHOP AT THE STORE WHILE SWIMMERS CHECK IN FOR THE SWIM. NEXT DAY THEY MUST BE PRESENT AT THE SAME TIME THE SWIMMERS MUST BE PRESENT AT AQUATIC PARK AND PRESENT THIS PRINTED TICKET FROM THIS REGISTRATION SERVER OR REQUEST THEIR TICKET ON THE DAY BEFORE OR ON THE DAY OF THE SWIM.
When & Where
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.