Challenge yourself ... and start training for the 2014/15 series!
The 2014/15 Open Water Series boasts bigger events and even bigger prizes!
The next series will feature a multitude of rounds held at some of WA's most glorious beaches. At the end of the series, an overall winner will be announced, so the more events you enter, the better your chances will be to claim the open water crown.
The Open Water Series not only offers the pinnacle experience in open water swimming, but there are plenty of other attractions as well.
Become a part of one of the fastest growing sports in Australia. Registrations will open Wednesday the 15th of October 2014.
It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner or a seasoned open water veteran - the Swimming WA Open Water Series is open to everyone. The new distance of 500m will be featured in Round 3,4,7 and 8, and is a great way to get a taste of open water swimming and are also plenty of fun. If you’re up for a challenge, you can take on the 5km and 10km events included in most of the eight rounds.
WA has some of the best beaches in Australia which provide perfect locations for the Swimming WA Open Water Series. The WA coastline hosts series rounds from as far north as Mullaloo, to as far south as Coogee. And if you’re not in the water, you can enjoy the action from the sideline and take part in the fun activities on the beach.
A Chance to Qualify
Planning to take on the ultimate challenge - Rottnest Channel Swim? You’ll need to qualify first by completing a sanctioned 10km open water swim at Sorrento on the 26th January. Swimming WA’s Open Water Series provides plenty of opportunities to get your qualification.