The main event
is a 7 mile open water swim. Additional distances (3.5 mile, 2.4 mile,
and 1 mile) are also provided to include everyone interested in
The course will be around Long Pond, a private lake in South GA popular
for its summer long water sports activities. There will be food,
children's activities, life guards, safety boats, etc. to provide a
family friendly and safe environment.
Swim Event Options
-7 Mile Individual Swim
-7 Mile Relay Swim
-3.5 Mile Individual Swim
-1 Mile Individual Swim
-"With Fins" option included for Military and other professions trained and conditioned using gear.
Each swimmer with receive a finisher medal. Top 3 competitors in each division win medals.
Swimmers will start in one wave. The 1-milers and 2.4 milers will swim
to their designated buoys and return. The 3.5 milers will swim one lap
around the lake. The 7 milers will swim two laps. The course is marked
with buoys, and safety boats will be present.
Package pick-up, participant confirmation, waiver signatures, number
assignments, and finalization of the official swimmers list will take
place Sat, 14 Sep from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM, at the 4-H Club. Attendance
is mandatory! There will be no "morning of" processing. You must make it
Sat to swim Sun.
Located approximately 6 miles East of I 75 off exit 5 in South Georgia. Please visit http://www.tct7mileswim.com/www.tct7mileswim.com/Directions.html for additional information.
There will also be an event dinner at the 4-H Club on 14 Sep from 6:00
PM to 8:00 PM. You may purchase a seat for this event during
registration at a reduced charge of $15 until Aug 15, 2013, or purchase a
ticket later at full price of $20 (see www.tct7mileswim.com for
details). Either way, the deadline to purchase event dinner seating is
midnight on 08 Sep 2013. Guest speakers will discuss the inspiration and
purpose of this event.
Reduced pricing is available for early on-line registration (Aug 15th).
Regular price registration will continue through 14 Sep at 6:00 PM.
Please contact the Event Coordinator at [email protected] for any