Adventures and Sports

Swim Our Islands: The Extreme Open Water Challenge

Bohol

Fabi Carino
Fabi Carino | Jul 14, 2015

Redefine your limits in open water with the first and only Deep to Shore Extreme Open Water Race in the country on September 2015!

 
This one-of-a kind challenge will take place in the beautiful island of Panglao, Bohol. The swim will start 4 and 2 kilometers away at sea with an estimated depth of 867 feet and finish at the spectacular white sand beach front of The Bellevue Resort, Bohol.
Be among the first to register. Be calm and say “Let’s do this!”
DATE of EVENT: SUNDAY, 27th September 2015
Entry Fees:
Regular Registration Rate (June 28 – August 28, 2015)
4km distance – Php 2,500
2km distance – Php 2,000
*Only limited slots are available

MODE OF PAYMENT:
Cash Payment only via Bank Deposit or Online Transfer
ONLINE REGISTRATION PROCESS

2. Deposit the necessary entry fees via bank deposit or online transfer to below account details:
Account Name: John Mark Yamoyam
Account Number: 3919-0679-33
Bank: BPI

3. Email the accomplished forms and deposit slip (or screenshot of Online Transfer Completed Transaction) to [email protected] following the SUBJECT line: SWIM OUR ISLANDS_NAME_DISTANCE
Ex: SWIM OUR ISLANDS JUAN DELA CRUZ 4K

4. An email confirmation of your registration and payment will be sent within 7 calendar days upon receipt of forms and payment.
 
BELOW 18 YEARS OLD?
1. Must obtain parental/guardian consent.
2. Participants below 18 years old who are participating in the 4km and 2km distance should have the burden of proof to qualify. They must have completed any of the following events:
a. 7km Caramoan Open Water
b. Open Water Classic (at least 4km distance )
c. Olango Swim Challenge ( at least 4km distance )
d. Or Any Open Water Race (for the last 6 months and at least 4km)
Note: A Triathlon Swim with at least a 3.8 km distance can be a qualifier.
*Age group classification is based on the participant’s age as of December 31, 2015
* Exclusive discount packages at The Bellevue Resort – Bohol available to registered participants. Accommodation Packages will be available on June 27, 2015.
 
ITINERARY OF PARTICIPANTS
Activity Start Time End Time
Body marking 3:30 AM 4:00 AM
Embarkation of Participants in transport vessels 4:00 AM 4:30 AM
Transportation of Participants to 2K and 4K starting points 5:00 AM 5:30 AM
Gun Start for both 2K and 4K participants 6:00 AM Cut-off 9:30AM
 
 
Add to your: Wishlist Done That

Be a Pinoy Wanderer!

Choose Philippines encourages writers, photographers, travelers, bloggers, videographers and everyone with a heart for the Philippines to share their discoveries and travel stories.

Share Your Journey

Other Stories by Fabi Carino

Tell Us What You Think