The Pulson 5

The Pulson 5

One of the most sought after events on the HK open water calendar

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Name of Race

The Polson 5

Event Nickname

The Five

Event Month

September

Region

Asia

Body of Water

Repulse Bay, South China Sea

Distances Offered

4-5k

Temperature

Moderate

Experience

Advanced
Professional

Water Type

Sea

Swim Type

Race

Description

The Polson 5 (previously known as The Five, and Pier to Pier Invitational) is a 5 km open water swimming competition held annually in Hong Kong since 2010. The race starts at the Stanley Blake Pier and finishing in Repulse Bay. It is organized by Victoria Recreation Club (VRC) The Five is also part of the 2014-2015 World Open Water Swimming Series.

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