The third Wild Dart Swim is a timed swim aimed at any one who is able to swim 2.5k in open water in to a very moderate tide. It also helps raise money for the RNLI Dart boat.
It includes a 7k aquathon. Swimmers are divided in to waves and will start from the Dart-Totnes Rowing Club in Steamer Quay Totnes. 5k swimmers compolete an out and back swim to Sharpham's North Quay, while 2.5k swimmers complete one length.
All swimmers will get a commemorative wooden medal or branded swim cap.
Refreshments and showers are available post-swim at the rowing club and transport back from Sharpham is included for all 2.5k swimmers.
Kari Furre, co founder of the Outdoor Swimming Society and Ceri Rees, founder of Wild Running Ltd will provide their expert advice on swimming and running techniques and will offer useful cross over suggestions for triathletes preparing for a swim, swim run or aquathon. Proceeds will go towards the Ashburton Lido.
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