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Swimming Metro South West Open Water Championships
Sun, 11 Nov 2018
The Swimming Metro South West Open Water Championships is an exciting marathon series event held at the Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith Lakes.
The Championships offer a junior 2.5km event for those aged 11 to 13 years. For competitors aged at least 12 years, there is a 5km swim on offer. With this event there is the opportunity for a 10km swim thru, however athletes must be at least 13 to take part.
The Sydney International Regatta Centre is home to other fun recreational activities. Row, sail or kayak on a world-class waterway or rollerblade, scooter or cycle the scenic 5km lakeside path.
The world-class facilities at the Sydney International Regatta Centre make it an ideal location for the Swimming Metro South West Open Water Championships.
The marathon series event involves three swims. There is a junior 2.5km swim for 11 to 13 year old competitors. A 5km event is open to swimmers as young as 12 with the opportunity for a 10km swim thru for those athletes aged 13 and above.
While you’re there
After your race why not hang around and see what else the Sydney International Regatta Centre has to offer both in and out of the water.
There is an array of recreational activities at the Centre suitable for all members of the family. Go for a row, sail or kayak on a world-class waterway or strap on a jetpack and feel what it’s like to fly.
There is also a picturesque 5km lakeside path, so pack your scooter, bike, rollerblades or sneakers. Bring a picnic, hire a BBQ or bring your own portable gas BBQ and enjoy lunch by the stunning river.