Come for a dip at Oanob
24 February 2019 | Sports
The Point Break open water swim takes place at Lake Oanob on 3 March. For the brave who know how to handle the water, there is a 5 km race. Those wanting to use this race as FINA qualifier, should complete it within 2 hours and 15 minutes and should be registered with NASU.
Costs for swimming in this category is N$240 per entry.
The 2.1 km swim costs N$210 while the 700 m swim will set you back N$190. Children wanting to participate in the children's swim only pay N$20 and entry for this fun event closes on 25 February. Late entries will cost athletes N$300 and close at 09:10 on the day of the event. Online entries for the other categories close at 12:00 on 27 February.
The 5 km swim starts at 09:00, the 700 m at 09:30 and the 2.1 km at 10:00. The fun swim starts at 11:00 where children can participate with their parents or another competent swimmer. All children will receive a finisher's medal. While there are no prizes for positions, the children's cap numbers are included in a lucky draw.
Other athletes participating in the races compete for prizes worth N$42 000.
For more information, contact Yvonne at 061 260 312 or email [email protected]