Big Money Marathon Swim and Open Water Mixed Relay In Yas Island

Big Money Marathon Swim and Open Water Mixed Relay In Yas Island

The FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series in the UAE will include a new 6 km Open Water Swim Mixed Relay where two men and two women will each swim 1.5 km on December 15th and the FINA/ CNSG Marathon Swim World Series 10 km on December 16th.

The event will be part of the larger Abu Dhabi Aquatics Festival that will also include the 25m FINA World Swimming Championships and a FINA High Diving Qualifier and a FINA Diving Exhibition between December 15th – 21st on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.

Part of the US$2.8 million total prize money includes the following cash prizes for the Marathon Swim: 1st US$15,000 2nd US$12,000 3rd US$10,500 4th US$9,000 5th US$7,500 6th US$6,000 7th US$4,500 8th US$3,000 and the following cash prizes for the Open Water Mixed Relay: 1st US$20,000 2nd US$16,000 3rd US$12,000.

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