Glencairn 3km Swim

Glencairn 3km Swim

Cape Town Open Water Swim Co. and Swim Cape Town are teaming together for Collaboration With A Cause!

We invite you to join us for a guided 3km swim from Glencairn in aid of a worthy cause.

R50 from each event entry will be contributing to the amazing work of the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI).


Date: Saturday 29 January 2022
Swim Route: Glencairn Beach – Clan Stewart Wreck – Glencairn Beach
Distance: Approximately 3km
Start Time: 08h00
Swim fee: R 200 (including R50 donation to NSRI)
Safety: Lifeguards on Paddle Craft

Requirements: Participants must be able to swim at least 2km comfortably in the ocean.


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  • Time : 08:00 - 10:00 (Africa/Johannesburg)
  • Reg. Deadline : 12:00 am
  • Venue : Glencairn

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