Sanctioned by Snake River LMSC for USMS Inc. Sanction Number: 598-W001
Location: Broadside Harbor Ski Lakes, 21600 Look Ln, Caldwell, ID 83607
One-mile swim – one circuit around the perimeter of the lake
Two-mile swim – Two circuits of the same lake - 2018 NW Zone Open Water Championship
Swimmers may swim both races – no additional fee
Entry Fees (includes all races) and Deadlines:
Entries received on or before May 26, 2018 - 35 Dollars
Entries received on or after May 27, 2018 - 45 Dollars
One Day USMS Registration Fee, if applicable: Fifteen Dollars
11:00 a.m. Check-in opens
11:45 a.m. Mandatory pre-race meeting
12:00 p.m. Start of 1-mile swim
1:30 p.m. Start of 2-mile swim
Eligibility: This event is open ONLY to USMS members or foreign equivalents. Registrants will be required to accept the US Masters Participant Waiver and Release of Liability, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement as part of the online registration process. Age is determined as of Dec 31, with exception of 18 year olds, who must be at least 18 on day of swim.
One day USMS eligibility is available for purchase and part of the online registration process.
Rules: Current USMS rules will govern this event.
Two divisions - Non-wetsuit and Wetsuit
Awards: Zone ribbons for places 1-6, Special awards for places 1-3
Start/finish: Swimmers will start in the water and will finish by going through a chute.
Water Temperature: Approximately 70oF
Age Groups: 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, and so on in 5-year increments.
Results: Will be posted online at sawtoothmasters.org
Post-race Potluck Picnic: Main dish, paper ware, and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Please bring a side dish to share. Adult Guest Picnic Tickets: 5 dollars; Children FREE.
Directions: From Boise, travel west on l-84. Take exit 26. Turn left (towards Notus/Parma) on Hwy 20/26 and follow for approximately 0.5 mile. Turn left on Look Lane. Follow Look Lane over the railroad tracks and turn left on Broadside Harbor Lane (dirt road). Follow to the lakes. Please park in the dirt lot to the west of the house.
Parking: Handicap parking available nearest the house.
Lodging: Hotels on I-84 at Exit 29:
La Quinta Inn Caldwell, 901 Specht Ave., Caldwell, ID 83605, (208) 454-2222.
Best Western Caldwell, 908 Specht Avenue, Caldwell, ID 83605, (800) 780-7234
Camping: There will be primitive camping on-site. Some electrical hookups will be available (Ten Dollars/day). Call Kristi Lee to arrange camping: 208-761-0006. Note: camping is within hearing range of train tracks.
Showers: There is a fresh water shower on the dock.
Dogs: No dogs are allowed on the dock. Dogs must be leashed and owners must clean up after their animals.
Questions: Event Director Jill Wright: 208-571-4254 firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Line Entry Only at: Sawtoothmasters.org