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Son of a Swim

Sun, Jun. 30, 2019

Son of a swim. 

Swimmers will start at the Clubhouse in Newport and head out and around the islands in Derby Bay. 

Routes are: 

-2 Miles – to Bell and Back

-4 Miles – around Bell, Black, Cove, around Bell and back

-6.5 Miles – around Bell, Province, Cove and back

-10 Miles – Around Bell, Province, Cove, back around Bell and Black (double loop)  and back

6.5 and 10 mile options cross the boarder.  You’ll need a passport or an enhanced drivers license.

Water temperatures in Derby Bay generally run between 67 and 70 F this time of year.

Back at The Clubhous, pot luck BBQ and steamed corn.  Just a great way to kick off the summer of open water swimming in the Kingdom.

Fees: $75 for the 2 and 4 mile option.  $150 for the 6 and 10 mile options.

Special Thanks to Cap’n Peggy Barber-Hollander, Sybille Anderson, Charlotte Brynn, and Cynthia Needham for their work finding and plotting these courses.

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