1SOMS 2019-11-03

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1SOMS 2019-11-03

1SOMS= 1st Sunday of Month Swim

Broken Baths Circuit Swim

Timed clockwise swim .
Choice of Long (3), Medium(2) or Short(1) route.
Challenging yet Fun (without or with a wetsuit)
Participants are affectionately known as ‘The Polarbears

The route:

This route has something for everyone.
The start is in the shallows, direction of swim is clockwise around 4 buoys, finish is in the shallows.

To give you a feel of what longer distance feels like a square course has been demarcated off Sea Point Pavilion.. You have 90 minutes to see how many laps you can do.. No rocks.. no reefs.. beyond the waves.. 😉

Swim past shallow buoy 5 and continue to shallow buoy 6.

Left-shoulder turn around buoy 6 and aim for the finish bobber buoys in the shallows. Timing stops here.

Collect sequenced finish tag and proceed to the recorder’s desk where your RaceNumber, Name and Category will be taken.


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10second need-to-know

1SOMS = 1st Sunday Of Month Swim


Meet at Broken Baths (Sea Point Pavilion),
at recorder’s desk (indicating race number),
Acclimatise while awaiting the race briefing,


Listen to the race briefing and take note of any route changes,
High-five the headcount controllers,
Pose for a Group pic,
Under Starters Orders,


Swim the demarcated route (and listen to any instruction from water safety team),
Take sequenced finish-tag to recorder’s desk,
Attend the lucky draw

November 03 2019


Date: 2019/11/03
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost: R200.00
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Broken Baths , Sea Point

3 Beach Rd, Sea Point, Cape Town, 8001 -33.917782, 18.385176
Cape Town, Western Cape 8005 South Africa

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+27 (0) 72 602 2557


  • 08:00 Sign in
  • 08:30 Briefing
  • 09:00 Start
  • 10:00 End of timed swim
  • 10:20 Lucky draw prizes


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