15SEPTSwimming Race 1,5km
Avlomonas Beach - Livadi
The swimming races will take place at Livadi of Serifos, on Sunday 15th of September, the day after the running races, starting from Avlomonas Beach, infront of Calma beach bar. Participants will swim through the crystal blue sea of Serifos. The 1500m race will form an Olympic triangle, within the Livadi bay, giving the opportunity to both amateur and more experienced athletes to participate. Swimming aids are allowed, but will not be taken into competition account.
Children can participate given that they practice in swimming races annually, and have a written permission from their parents.
In the swimming races there will be special Lifeguard boards available and all the safety equipment in general.
The Lifesaving Coverage of the swimming races will be taken over by the team of Lifeguard Hellas, school for lifeguards recognised by the Ministry of Shipping and Island policy.
Swimming aids* On the 1,500m route, we will allow people to participate in flippers, masks, respirators and other devices. The use of prosthetic (ex. Fins) will need to be reported at the registration desk when receiving the bid numbers.
* Participants using swimming aids will not get ranked
Wet Suit- Uniforms Uniforms are permitted at 1,500m. Uniform wearers will ranked differently (with limitation to ten participants). Participants are only allowed to wear uniforms if they inform the registration desk.
- Prizes and gifts for the first 3 men and the first 3 women of each race.
- Classification and gifts to the first man and the first woman who will combine both sports as following: 5 km run and 1500m swim, 10km run and 3000m swim, 20km run and 3000m swimming (with limitation to at least 10 participants).
- Medals to all participants
The swimming races award ceremony will take place on Sunday 15/9, just after the end of the swimming races, at Avlomonas beach.
Avlomonas Beach - LivadiRoute