Vernon Open Water Swim Race

Vernon, CT

3 Mile | 2 Mile | 1 Mile | 1/2 Mile Swim one, two, three or bring home the bacon and do all four races!

2018 race has been canceled

Join us for an Open Water Swimming Festival at Middle Bolton Lake in Vernon, CT.

Join us for a day at the beach.  This Open Water Swim race will feature a 3 mile, 2 mile, 1 mile and 1/2 mile race.  Athletes can choose to compete in a single event or multiple races. Registration is $30.00 for your first race and $10.00 for each additional race.  note: $40.00 race day registration. 

Race Schedule:
7:00 am - Registration Opens
8:00 am - 3 Mile Race Starts
10:30 am - 2 Mile Race Starts
12:15 pm - 1 Mile Race Starts
1:30 pm - 1/2 Mile Race Starts

Race Time Requirements: 
3 mile race will have a 1.5 hour cut-off to begin your 3rd mile
2 mile race will have a 45 minute cut-off to begin your 2nd mile

Race Location:
Camp Newhoca
164 Grier Rd
Vernon, CT 

Wetsuit and non-wetsuit divisions available.   However - this is a mid July race in a shallow lake. Lake temperature is usually mild.  During the registration process you will be asked if you will be competing in the wetsuit or non-wetsuit division - YOU MAY CHANGE THIS ON RACE MORNING BY SPEAKING TO THE EVENT TIMERS.

There will be age group awards and post race food.  Aid will be available during the 2 mile and 3 mile races.  

When & Where

Jul 22, 2018


7:00 AM

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