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To The Bridge and Back

October 15, 2017

Upper James River
American Legion Post 354
4800 Welby Turn
Midlothian, VA 23113

Qualification Documentation

10-Miler QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

Each swimmer must submit one of the following to qualify for entry into the 10-Mile Event:

1. Swim results with event date and location for completion of a 2.0-Mile swim or longer in open water at a pace of 45 minutes per mile or faster within the past two years

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2. A letter of verification of the following, submitted on the Pool Management stationery which includes the telephone number, date of the swim and the witnessing lifeguard's signature attesting to the time it took to complete the swim

  • Completion of a continuous 10,000m (10,950 yds) pool swim in 4 hours or better.

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3. Documentation verifying the completion of a 2.0mi swim or longer in an open water triathlon in the past two years. Be sure to include the event’s Title, Date, and Location. Please do not send an email with the web address of another event as your qualification documentation. Send your results page only, preferably scanned, and emailed as an attachment.

5.0-Mile & 2.4-Mile QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

Each swimmer must submit one of the following to qualify for entry into the 5.0 or the 2.4-Mile event:

1. Swim results with event date and location for completion of a 1500m swim or longer in open water at a pace of 40 minutes per mile or faster within the past two years

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2. A letter of verification of the following, submitted on the Pool Management stationery which includes the telephone number, date of the swim and the witnessing lifeguard's signature attesting to the time it took to complete the swim

  • Completion of a continuous 4800m (5200 yds) pool swim in two hours or better.

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3. Documentation verifying the completion of a 1500m swim or longer in an open water triathlon in the past two years. Be sure to include the event’s Title, Date, and Location. Please do not send an email with the web address of another event as your qualification documentation. Send your results page only, preferably scanned, and emailed as an attachment.

 

  • REGISTRANTS HAVE FIVE DAYS FROM THEIR FORMAL ENTRY AND PAYMENT TO SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION.
  • FAILURE TO SUBMIT QUALIFICATION DOCUMENTATION WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATING IN THE EVENT AND FORFEITURE OF ENTRY FEE.
  • DO NOT SEND DOCUMENTATION UNTIL YOU HAVE PAID YOUR REGISTRATION FEE

 

SUBMISSION OF MATERIALS:

1. Submit as an email attachment to: PelusoOpenWater@gmail.com

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2. Mail to:

To the Bridge & Back
c/o Peluso Open Water
4161 Traylor Drive
Richmond, VA 23235

You will receive a return email acknowledging successful receipt of your qualification documentation.