La Jolla 10 Mile Relay
The La Jolla Cove 10 Mile Relay is one of the most anticipated and enjoyable open water swim events of the year in San Diego. Athletes need to organzie a team of 5 swimmers, give the team a cool name and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow swimmers and the spirit of swimming with this unique event and charity fundraiser.
Participants receive a silicone swim cap, long sleeve race t-shirt, refreshments and post race snakc along with give-aways from local merchants and more.
Teams of 5 swimmers will swim a total of 10 miles, presumbably 2 miles each. Swimmers must swim at least 1 mile before being relieved by the next swimmer at the water's edge. Any swimmer may swim 2 or more miles for their team. Teams may divide up the laps and the order of the swim any way they wish. Two swimmers form the same team cannot swim at the same time and count that as multiple laps.
The course is a triangular ~1 mile lap around marked buoys.
Swimmers may wear wetsuits and fins, but will only be considered for the combined age category team awards and not eligible for Top Male, Top Female or Solo Team category awards.
Pleas note: This event is for experienced ocean swimmers who are prepared for a swim of 2 x 1 mile in open ocean,
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