Philly area Open Water Races
If you got rained out at Steelman last weekend, here's a perfect "make up" race for you. French Creek Racing's third annual River Day SwimFest is scheduled for Saturday 7/28. Rain date is Sunday 7/29. Registration will open at 7:30AM. The 5K starts at 8:30AM, 1 Mile starts at 11:30AM, and the 800 meter race starts at 12:30AM. 1 Mile and 5K courses - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28084004 800 meter course - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28084029 All details can be found on our registration page - https://www.imathlete.com/#/legacy?url=/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=66284&z=1532101272627 For only $40, you can RACE ALL 3!
If you're looking for something a little longer, check out the 8 Mile Bender Memorial Swim. Tackle the whole thing yourself, or team up with 1-3 others in the relay division. Course map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28094903 Full race details here: https://www.imathlete.com/#/legacy?url=/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=67252&z=1532107255453 Sign up before 8/1 for only $100. If you can't bring your own kayak and paddler, we'll supply both for an extra $70.
Both races take place adjacent to Valley Forge National Historical Park, less than 20 miles west of Philadelphia. Questions/Concerns? Email firstname.lastname@example.org