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When booking please select 'Book as an Individual'

TIMETABLE

Saturday 4 September

 Event

Registration

Entry

 5km

 AM - Time TBC

 £27.50

 500m

 Early PM – Time TBC

 £15.00

 2km

 PM – Time TBC

 £22.50

 

 Sunday 5 September

 Event

 Registration 

 Entry

 10km

 AM – Time TBC

 £32.50

 1km

 PM – Time TBC

 £17.50

 

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 22nd August 2021

There will be a virtual briefing on Wednesday 1st September, please note it is compulsory you attend this meeting.
 
Notes

  • Swimmers are not restricted to the number of events they can enter.
  • Further details and timetable will be issued to competitors prior to the event.
  • Start times may vary dependent on the weather conditions.
  • Later entries may be accepted as the discretion of the organisers.
  • Medal Categories will be confirmed in pre-meet information.


 Event Conditions

  • Swimmers may be required to a medical examination prior to the event.
  • The Organising Committee reserve the right not to accept entries from swimmers who they believe may not be capable of completing the event.
  • Competitors must wear swim caps provided.
  • Competitors should be aware that swimming in open water events brings with it a small risk of contracting Leptospirosis (Weils disease) and they should contact their doctor if they feel ill days after the event.
  • Swimmers are recommended to consult their general practitioner regarding requirements for inoculations.

Declaration

  • I will abide by the Scottish Swimming Championship rules.
  • I am a registered competitor with Scottish Swimming, Swim England, Swim Wales or other National Association.
  • The details I have given on the booking from are correct.
  • I am not knowingly suffering from any disability or illness that would render my participation in these Championships inadvisable.
  • I consider, that given the nature of the event, I am a sufficiently competent swimmer.
  • I understand that in the event of my retiring during the race, safety crews will use all means necessary to assist me into the safety craft.
  • I understand that entry fees are not refundable.
  • Scottish Swimming work in partnership with Open Water Rescue, members of the Royal Life Saving Society, to provide safety cover and consultancy.