Saturday, June 1, 2019
4.5 mile race – 8:00 a.m. start
Downstream from Rivermont Park to Market Street Bridge. Buses will transport swimmers from Outdoor Chattanooga to race start.
2.4 mile race – 8:30 a.m. start
Downstream from the Chattanooga Golf & Country Club to Market Street Bridge. Buses will transport swimmers from Outdoor Chattanooga to race start.
Wet suits are allowed if water temperature is below 78 degrees, but wet suit wearers are not eligible for awards. There is a 3 hour time limit for the 4.5 mile and a 2 ½ hour time limit for the 2.4 mile.
The USMS swimsuit and body tape rules will be in effect. These rules can be found in the U.S. Masters Swimming Rule Book. Please review at: https://www.usms.org/rules/part3.pdf
Participants must be members of USMS Swimming. A one-event USMS registration can be purchased for the event during on-line registration.
$70 + processing fees per person. You will receive t-shirt, cap and lunch.
$25 fee for a one-event USMS registration (for non-members).
Extra t-shirts are available for $15. ($17 for XXL and XXXL)
Extra lunch is available for $10.
Awards will be given to the top 3 overall male and female, and for 1st place in each age group. Age groups are in 10 year increments (18 – 29, 30 – 39, and so on). Your age group is based on your age as of December 31, 2019.
Course maps can be found here.
A-Team Elite Athletic Massage will be hand at the finish to offer massages to participants and spectators for $1 per minute.