Colin's Hope Got2Swim Pure Austin Quarry Lake Saturday, May 18th The Colin's Hope Got2Swim Pure Austin Quarry Lake is the first event in the Colin's Hope Got2Swim open water swim series. It will be held on Saturday May 18th at the Pure Austin Quarry Lake location. Registration is only $30 (event day registration is $40) and all proceeds will go directly to Colin's Hope to support their mission of water safety and drowning prevention. There is no minimum pledge requirement for this swim. However, swimmers are encouraged to set up a Colins Hope Athlete Ambassador pledge page to help raise funds.
Participants choose from two distances: one loop of the lake (approx. 750m) or 2 loops of the lake (approx. 1500m). Wave starts (female and male) will be utilized for each distance. Swim caps are required and will be provided at check in and participants must wear the event cap.
Awards/Prizes for the top 3 female and top 3 male finisher in each distance [event](750m or 1500m). All participants will be entered into a raffle. Additionally, the team with the most points will be crowned the Colin's Hope Got2Swim Pure Austin Quarry Lake Team Champ and will win the coveted Team "Trophy". Participants must declare their team affiliation during the registration process to have their points go towards their team.
This is a USMS sanctioned event. You must have an annual USMS membership to participate or you must purchase a 1-day membership. Open Water certified Lifeguards and safety personnel from The Expedition School will be present as well as kayak Water Guardians. We will adhere to the highest water safety standards. You must be comfortable swimming 750 meters in open water before attempting this event.
Race Schedule 7:30 Onsite race registration and race check-in 8:30 2 Loop (1500m) Wave Start 10:00 1 Loop (750m) Wave Start 11:00 (Approximate Time) Awards/Raffle and Crowning of Team Champ Event registration will be open soon at www.colinshope.org. Please email [email protected] with any questions.