Registration period: Early bird - now until 31st Oct. Last date: 17th Nov
Venue: Tanjung Rhu, Langkawi Island
A swimmer could only participate in one of the events. 4KM* is a merit distance where a swimmer may collect for top 10 winning points in the series competition.
4km/8km Swimming Course setup:
400m|1.5km Swimming Course setup:
Participant’s Entitlement: Certificate, String Bag, Post Race Meals, Timing and online result, Event T-Shirt, Finisher Medal, Finisher T-shirt
|Placing||TOP 5 (8KM)||TOP 5 (4KM)|
Race Age-group Category: (defined by the swimmer’s age as of December 31, 2019):
Race Schedule (A.M):
SATURDAY, 30th November 2019
|10.00 am to 6.00 pm||Race pack collection||Secretariat Tent, Tanjung Rhu|
|5.00 pm 6.00 pm||Race Briefing||Secretariat Tent, Tanjung Rhu|
SUNDAY, 1st December 2019
|5.00 am to 7.00 am||Bag Drop||Bag Drop Tent, Tanjung Rhu|
|8.00 am||Flag off 8km||Start / Finish, Tanjung Rhu|
|8.15 am||Flagg of 4km||Start / Finish, Tanjung Rhu|
|8.30 am||Flag Off Octopus 400 meter swim||Start / Finish, Tanjung Rhu|
|8.50 am||Flag off Sprint Distance||Start / Finish, Tanjung Rhu|
|12.00 pm||Prize giving ceremony||Start / Finish, Tanjung Rhu|
Qualification: a minimum of 1 time OWS experiences for the past 12 months. Any triathlon,Ironman, swimathon events, or monthly Swimon workshop/training can be counted. Contact Technical director for further query or justification.
Safety: The course is patrolled by safety crafts and life guards. Participants should be adequately trained for open water swims of this length. All swimmers must wear the provided
swim cap. Wearing safety buoy is mandatory.
The winners time in each category will be published immediately onsite but the rest will be provided within 24 hours via www.malaysiaopenwaterswimming.com
The race book (details of event) will be distributed within 2 weeks before the race date.
Please contact/whatapp Technical director (Amirizal Ishak) at 019 277 8554 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org for further inquiries.