Open on fore­shore

Kwinana Courier - - NEWS -

SWIM­MING WA’s Open Wa­ter Se­ries is on the Rock­ing­ham fore­shore on Sun­day, De­cem­ber 9.

It is the 11th year of the pop­u­lar se­ries, which runs from Novem­ber through to March and at­tracts more than 6000 novice and com­pet­i­tive swim­mers com­pet­ing in 12 rounds.

The Rock­ing­ham event kicks off at 9am, with more than 500 swim­mers ex­pected to par­tic­i­pate.

The Sum­mer Se­ries kicked off at Leighton Beach on Novem­ber 3 with 676 swim­mers tak­ing part. Round 2 was in Bus­sel­ton and round 3 in Coogee.

With four dis­tances on of­fer (500m, 1.25km, 2.5km and 5km), round 4 will cater to swim­mers of all ages and abil­i­ties.

Check-in is open at 8am on the day for a 9am start. The 5km event starts at 9.30am.

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