Timed Open Water Swim
This is a timed noncompetitive open water swim hosted by Sawtooth Masters Association (SAWS). It is designed for triathletes, competitive open water swimmers, and those who just enjoy swimming outdoors. The Treasure Valley YMCA will be providing lifeguards and safety monitors will be positioned strategically along the course. Swimmers can choose between a 1,000 or 2,000 meter course (one lap or two laps) and get their race time.
Entry Fees (includes all races) and Deadlines:
USMS Members - $10
Non USMS Members - $10 plus One Day USMS Registration Fee of $15
|7: 30 a.m.||On Site Check In Opens|
|7:45 a.m.||On Site Check In Closes|
|7:50 a.m.||Mandatory Pre Race Meeting|
|8:00 a.m.||Swim Start|
Swim: 1,000 or 2,000 meter timed swim (1 lap or 2 laps)
Wetsuits: Wetsuits are optional. Per USMS rules there is a 10% time addition for those who wear wet suits.
Eligibility: This event is open ONLY to USMS members. One day USMS eligibility is available for $15.00. Must be 18 years of age or over; 18-year-olds must be 18 on 6/16/2018.
Start/finish: Swimmers will start in the water near the beach behind Idaho River Sports. The finish is an out of the water finish; swimmers shall exit the water up the ramp to the beach area behind Idaho River Sports.
Water Temperature: Approximately 65 to 70 degrees. Wet suites are optional. However, according to USMS rules,
Buoy Placement: Pass all turn and directional buoys on your left.
Results: Will be provided to the swimmer when they exit the water and posted online at sawtoothmasters.org
Sanctioned by Snake River LMSC by USMS, Inc. Sanction Number: Applied For
Location: 3150 Pleasanton Avenue, Boise, ID 83702
Venue/Parking: Bernardine Quinn Riverside Park is a 31-acre park managed by the City of Boise and home to the popular 22-acre Quinn's Pond. Access to the pond is off of Whitewater Park Boulevard off State or Main Street in Boise.
On Line Entry at: Sawtoothmasters.org
Questions? contact Paula Moores via email; email@example.com