Hun­dreds ex­pected for open wa­ter swim

Wanneroo Times - - Training & Education -

HUN­DREDS of swim­mers are pre­par­ing to dive into wa­ters off Alki­mos for an open wa­ter swim­ming event this Sun­day.

Round 12 of the Swim­ming WA Open Wa­ter Swim­ming se­ries is be­ing held at Alki­mos beach for the sec­ond time, with swim­mers rac­ing from 500m up to 5km.

Last year’s event saw 275 en­trants take to the wa­ter and more than 300 on­look­ers cheer­ing them on.

The swim starts from 7.30am at Water­front Park and there will be ac­tiv­i­ties for spec­ta­tors such as a bouncy cas­tle and beach games, as well as a food truck.

For de­tails, visit www.open­wa­ter swim­ming.com.au.

Swim­mers at the start of last year’s open wa­ter swim­ming event in Alki­mos.

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