HIBISCUS COAST 5KM
SUN 28 NOVEMBER 2021
HATFIELDS BEACH to RED BEACH
This year's swim will start at Hatfields swim and finish at the Surf Club at Red Beach.
Donation - Recommended donation of $30 for this swim.
We need to contribute for a second IRB and contribute petrol money for our paddlers. The numbers for this swim is not expected to be high.
7am - Registration at Hatfields Beach, middle of the beach.
7.40 - Event briefing.
8am - 5km start (two waves)
This is a low tide swim
LT - 8:04 am
Swim Caps - Samoa Swim Yellow or Orewa Swim yellow
Swim Tow float - Mandatory for this swim. For your visibility and safety a tow float is mandatory for this swim.
This event will be cancelled in adverse weather conditions, and / or COVID19 escalated Level restrictions. Entries will be transferred to the next opportunity to run this event. Reserve day TBA on cancellation.
Post Swim - we will finish with results, coffee and eats at the Red Beach Surf Life Saving clubhouse (only at Alert Level 1). If Alert Level 2, the presentation will on the beach and in keeping with COVID19 guidance.
Results - The event is timed. Official Results will be posted.
Trophies and Medals
Trophy - Winners trophy, Overall and Gender Trophy
Hatfield Shield - for the overall winner regardless of gender
Hibiscus Cup - for the next Gender winner i.e. if we have a female overall winner, the Hibiscus Cup will go to the first male.
You can purchase a finisher medal - $20 with your name and the event.
This is separate to your donation to enter the event. Please visit the Purchase now link at the bottom of the page to pay for your medal to be presented at the finish of the race.
Overall / Hatfield Shield - Jack Potier
Hibiscus Cup - Charlotte Cornett
The Series is limited to Alert Levels 2 and 1
All Swimmers & Spectators will register for COVID tracing
Maintain 2m distance at all times
Spectators - wearing a mask is advised
Stay within your bubble group at the swim site if on Alert Level 2.