Describe Your Event

The Committee for the Great Salt Pond’s fifth annual swim, known as The Great Salt Pond Swim 6–2021. This will be a one (1) mile swim limited to 150 individuals, starting at Andy’s Way Beach, swimming out toward Beane Point, and returning to Andy’s Way Beach. Great Swimming Opportunity for First-time Open Water Swimmers The Committee for the Great Salt Pond’s sixth annual swim, known as The Great Salt Pond Swim 6-2021 will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 on Block Island, Rhode Island. This will be a (1) one mile swim limited to 150 individuals, starting at Andy’s Way Beach, swimming out toward Beane Point, and returning to Andy’s Way Beach. The swimmer registration fee for this event is $60.00, and on-line registration opens on May 16, 2020. This is a great opportunity for first-time open water swimmers and experienced swimmers. The swim course is in a protected area with not much chop. In addition, the swim will take place along a straight line, marked by buoys. This swim is an annual fundraiser, serving to support our efforts to protect The Great Salt Pond, and provide funds for additional water testing in the recreational swim areas

Region

North America

Experience

Intermediate
Advanced

Swim Type

Race

Water Type

Pond