The Dis-Chem Pharmacies Kovsie Aquatics Open Water qualifier for the 2020 aQuellé Midmar Mile takes place at Maselspoort on Saturday, 18 January.
The tour down to KwaZulu-Natal for the world’s largest open water swimming event is one of the most fun tours available to the boys of Saint Andrew’s, and qualifying for the Midmar Mile certainly makes it a lot easier on the day, so check out the info below.
While it is not necessary to swim a qualifier to enable one to participate in the Midmar Mile, it will ensure that swimmers are placed in appropriate batches at the world’s largest open water swimming event.
Event 1: 08:00 – 3km or 5km R175
Event 2: 10:00 – Girls 13-and-under, women 31-and-over, 1km R155
Event 3: 11:00 – Boys 13-and-under, women 31-and-over, 1km R155
Event 4: 12:00 – Women 14 to 30 – 1km R155
Event 5: 13:00 – Men 14 to 30 – 1km R155
Event 6: 14:00 – Fun Swim – 500m R75
Event 7: 4x1km Reach for Recovery Swim (R1000 donation and R155)
R40 entrance fee at the gate
Entries online at https:www.myactive.co.za/
Online entries: close on 14 January 2020
Manual entries: close on 16 January 2020
Late entries: entry fee and R60 penalty
For more on the aQuellé Midmar Mile, please visit https://www.midmarmile.co.za/