Island Events

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On the Day

Participants are required to register on the day at the Race Centre located at Hotel. Look for the “Race Centre” sign. The Race Centre will be open as follows:

 

COWES CLASSIC - SATURDAY 18TH FEBRUARY 2017

Here you will collect your timing bracelet and coloured swimming cap (colour dictated by which category you enter). You will also hand over your transition area bag which contains your runners and any other belongings you require at completion of the swim leg in preparation for the run. Your transition bag will be transported to the Cowes Pier car park before the race on your behalf. Your belongings can be collected from this area at the end of the race.

 

Daily Program - 

  • 10:00am: Race Centre opens for registrations (located upstairs at HOTEL).
  • 11:30am: Waiters Race- come and watch Cowes' best local hospitality staff fight it our in the annual Waiters Race! Who will take the win this year??
  • 2:30pm Race Centre closes.
  • 2:45pm: Competitor briefing (Cowes Jetty car park)
  • 3:00pm: RACE START. 
  • 5:00pm: Cowes Classic & Bass Coast Summer Series 2017 Presentations at HOTEL.

 

 

PHILLIP ISLAND PENGUIN SWIM CLASSIC - SUNDAY 19th FEBRUARY 2017

Here you will collect your timing bracelet and coloured swimming cap (colour dictated by which category you enter). Buses will be provided to transport competitors to the starting position in Silverleaves. Competitors are welcome to walk along the foreshore as an alternative.

 

Participants will also receive a Race Pack for both events, which includes their event T-shirt and other “goodies”.

 

Daily Program - 

  • 7:00am: Race Centre opens for registrations (located upstairs at HOTEL).
  • 8:00am: Competitor bus transfers to start line commence.
  • 9:30am: Race Centre closes.
  • 9:45am: Competitor briefing (start line in Silverleaves for the 2km swim, and at Dunsmore Rd for the 800m swim).
  • 10:00am: RACE START for both 2km and 800m swims.
  • 12:00pm: Presentations at HOTEL.

 

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