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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

Registation Information

(Registration Links for all events at the bottom of the page)

Price Increases take effect on the dates noted OR after 10-slots have been reserved at that price. 

10-Mile Race Fees:

 

Solo Swimmer

you provide escort paddler

Solo Swimmer

POW provides escort paddler

2-Person Relay Team
Before Dec. 31, 2016 $189  $249  $179/ea
Before Mar. 31, 2017 $209  $269  $199/ea
Before May 31, 2017 $219  $279  $209/ea
Before July 25, 2017 $229  $289 $219/ea 
Before Sept. 25, 2017 $239  $299  $225/ea
Before Oct.15, 2017 $269  $329  $259/ea

Race Fee includes: 

  • GPS Tracking during the event (escort must have tracking capable cell-phone)
  • (2) Personalized "To the Bridge&Back" Caps with your last name 
  • "To the Bridge&Back" Competitor T-shirt 
  • "To the Bridge&Back" Crew shirt for escort
  • Race Bag with Sponsor SWAG
  • Finishers Award
  • Free professional race photos
  • Post Race Party Pass for swimmer and escort pilot
  • Party includes catered brunch, mimosas, beer garden, and music 

5.0-Mile Race Fees:

  Solo Swimmer 2-Person Relay Team
Before Dec. 31, 2016  $79 $69/ea
 Before Mar. 31, 2017 $99  $89/ea
 Before May 31, 2017  $109 $99/ea
 Before July 25, 2017  $129 $119/ea
 Before Sept. 25, 2017 $139  $129/ea
 Before Oct. 15, 2017  $159 $149/ea

Race Fee includes: 

  • (2) Personalized "To the Bridge&Back" Caps with your last name 
  • "To the Bridge&Back" Competitor T-shirt 
  • Race Bag with Sponsor SWAG
  • Finishers Award
  • Free professional race photos
  • Post Race Party Pass for swimmer
  • Party includes catered brunch, mimosas, beer-garden, and music

 2.4-Mile Race Fees:

  Solo Swimmer 2-Person Relay Team
Before Dec. 31, 2016  $49 $39/ea
 Before Mar. 31, 2017 $69  $59/ea
 Before May 31, 2017  $79 $69/ea
 Before July 25, 2017  $89 $79/ea
 Before Sept. 25, 2017 $99  $89/ea
 Before Oct. 15, 2017  $129 $119/ea

Race Fee includes: 

  • "To the Bridge&Back" Competitor T-shirt 
  • Race Bag with Sponsor SWAG
  • Free professional race photos
  • Post Race Party Pass for swimmer
  • Party includes catered brunch, mimosas, beer-garden, and music

Relay Teams:

  • Each team shall be made up of two swimmers
  • Each team shall be required to provide its own kayak, paddle, and PFD
  • One team member will kayak while the other team member swims
  • Kayak/Swimmer exchanges may take place at any time during the course of the swim
  • No drafting or intentional contact may be made with the kayak other than during kayak/swimmer exchanges. 
  • No forward progress can be made during kayak/swimmer exchanges

Refund Policy

50% of your entry fee may be refunded until August 31, 2017 or until the event has filled. No refunds will be issued for any reason after August 31 2017. Event entries are not transferable between persons or years. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to these refund terms. To request a refund you must send a refund request email with the subject line: Refund Request and the following information:

  1. Name
  2. Email
  3. Phone
  4. Address
  5. Race Category
  6. Request to Withdraw from the Event

Cancellation Protection

James River conditions can be unpredictable. We have selected a race date that has historically been a more consistent, reliable time of year. However, we reserve the right to postpone, shorten or cancel the race if weather or water conditions are deemed unsafe by Peluso Open Water Staff. There will be no refunds issued if the event is postponbed, shortened or canceled. 

You have the option of purchasing race protection insurance from Allianz Global Assitance for less than $10 during your registration (U.S. Residents Only). If you can't attend this event for any number of reasons, including covered injury, illness, traffic accidents and more, you can be reimbursed for your registration cost, fees, and other related costs. Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. See full Coverage Details

We cannot guaranted a finisher medal for registrations received after September 15, 2017.
We cannot guarantee a t-shirt or custom cap for registrations received after September 25, 2017.

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