Event Details

Date: 28th March Arm End will host the 3rd Tasmanian Swimrun Championships.

Team and individual entries will be possible.

Times:

  • Pre-race Registration opens: 9:00
  • Race Briefing: 9:45
  • Championship Race(11 km) Start: 10:00
  • Experience Race (6 km) Start: 10:10

Entries: All entries are online and will be available soon.  Numbers are limited due to COVID-19

Cost per team of 2:

Experience (short) course (6 km) – $60 (this is the total cost for the team i.e. $30 each )

Championship (long) course (11 km) – $110 (this is the total cost for the team i.e. $55 each)

Course Details: Arm End is located at the end of Opossum Bay, in Southern Tasmania.

Grass, hills, water, rocks, come prepared and remember, bring a mate (teams of 2 only) and what ever you start with (equipment) , you have to wear, or carry it to the finish.

 

The “Experience” is a short course which consists of 2 laps of a 3 km course totalling 6 km. Each of the 2 short course laps consist of:

  • a 300m swim conducted at a depth of about 1.m – (close to shore and can touch the bottom if needed) and
  • a wade leg of 300m. Guaranteed to get the legs burning.
  • each water leg is separated by various run distances.

The Tasmanian Championship course is over 11 km. This consists of a large lap covering all of Arm End, and then a smaller lap, being the same as the short course (above). The two lap course will include:

  • 5 x 300m swim legs
  • 2 x 300m wade
  • each water leg is separated by various run distances.

Long course lap 1

Entry numbers are limited. All competitors must be at least 16.

Do to current COVID-19 guidelines spectators are discouraged and social distancing requirements will apply. 

 

Are you wondering what Arm End looks like?

Special thanks to Craig Ferguson from Arm End, for working with us to make this event possible.

Location Details

Address: Arm End Public Reserve.

Directions: Make your way to South Arm, continue on to Opossum Bay, follow Spitfarm Rd until it ends

Parking: Available on site

Arm End Map