Open Water Meet
2022 Eastern Zone Open Water Championship and the CT Swimming
Dave Parcels Open Water Festival
Saturday, June 25, 2022 Lake Quassapaug in Middlebury, CT
Hosted by: Hamden Hall Aquatic Club
Facility: Lake Quassapaug is a 296 acre lake situated in Middlebury, CT. Quassy Amusement Park, Lake Quassapaug, Rt. 64 (2132 Middlebury Road) Middlebury, CT 06762 | P.O. Box 887 1-800-FOR-PARK or 203-758-2913 Fax: 203-598-7261 | [email protected] www.quassy.com Quassy was founded as an amusement park in 1908, sitting on the south shore of Lake Quassapaug in Middlebury, Connecticut. On 20 plus acres, it boasts 22 amusement rides, a new Splash Away Bay Water Park and the beautiful Quassy beach. Discounted ride ticket code: swim2022 Water Quality Information: http://www.ct.gov/caes/cwp/view.asp?a=2799&q=488556
5K (Open) The 5K race will be a 2.5 K double loop. (see 2.5K/5K map below). Athletes will start at the edge of the water on the Quassy recreational beach. The swim is planned for a clockwise swim on the outside of the turn buoys (buoys to the swimmer’s right). The finish will be a beach finish at the eastern end of the Pavilion Beach. Athletes not completing the 5K within 1 hour and 30 minutes may be removed from the course at the discretion of Meet Management.
Mini (12 & Under) The Mini Championship race will be a single, two buoy loop of approximately 750 meters. Athletes will start on the beach at the edge of the water on the Quassy recreational beach. Swimmers will turn right at the first buoy and right again at the last buoy to a beach finish at the Pavilion Beach.
2.5K (11 & Over) The 2.5K race will be a 2.5K single loop (see 2.5K/5K map below). Athletes will start at the edge of the water on the Quassy recreational beach. The swim is planned for a clockwise swim on the outside of the turn buoys (buys to the swimmer’s right). The finish will be a beach finish.