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To The Bridge and Back

October 3, 2015

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

Race Information

Race Timeline

Friday: Oct. 2, 2015

  • 5-7 PM - Packet Pick-Up, Kayak Drop-Off, Practice Swim

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

  • 7:00 AM – Gates Open
  • 7:15AM – Packet Pick-Up Opens (all events)
  • 8:00 AM – Mandatory 10-Miler Kayaker Briefing
  • 8:15 AM - Packet Pick-Up Closes (all events)
  • 8:15 AM – Mandatory Pre-Race Briefing for 10-Miler swimmers
  • 8:30 AM – 10-Mile Race Start
  • 9:30 AM - Mandatory 5-Miler Kayaker Briefing
  • 9:45 AM - Mandatory Pre-Race Briefing for 5-Miler swimmers
  • 10:00 AM – 5.0-Mile Race Start
  • 10:45 AM - Mandatory Pre-Race Briefing for 2.4-Mile swimmers
  • 11:00 AM - 2.4-Mile Race Start

What:

  • 2.4-Mile Open Water Swim
  • 5-mile Open Water Swim
  • 10-mile Open Water Swim

Awards:

  • Top 3 Overall Male & Female in all events
  • Top Male & Female in each Division in the 5.0 an 2.4-mile events

When:

October 3, 2015

Divisions:

  • YOUTH: (13-17)
  • PUPS: (18-34)
  • HAMMERHEADS: (35-49)
  • MASTERS: (50-59)
  • GRAND MASTERS: (60-over)

Where:

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

Cut Off Times:

  • 2.4-Mile Swim: 2.5hrs
  • 5-Mile Swim: 4hrs
  • 10-Mile Swim: 6hrs

Host Hotel:

Race Cap:

  • 2.4-mile 100 athletes
  • 5-mile 100 athletes
  • 10-mile 50 athletes (25M/25F)

Post Race:

  • Catered Brunch
  • Massage
  • Beer Garden

* Each participant MUST wear the Offical Race Cap during the race

* No particpant may enter the water at any time without wearing a timing chip and race cap.