Welland Canal Open Water Swim
August 12, 2018
Come one come all to the premier open water swim in Ontario! Coming off of a highly successful event last year, Canaqua Sports is once again very proud to present our brand of open water swimming at the beautiful Welland Canal Flatwater Centre.
We are proud to have this event as part of the Canaqua Sports Open Water Swim Series!
The Welland Canal Open Water Swim is considered by many to be one of the best in the area Thanks to the quality and temperature of the water, as well as the world class facilities offered by the WRCC.
Location: 16 Townline Tunell Road, Welland, ON L3C 2T4 (Welland Recreational Waterway)
Check-in: At the Welland International Flatwater Centre (WIFC) in Welland (corner of Townline Tunnel Rd. and Colborne Street)
Awards: An award will be presented to the top finisher in each race.
The Course: See map above. All races finish at the Welland International Flatwater Centre on Townline Tunnel Rd, Welland.
Facilities & Food:
August 12 7:30 AM EDT - Onsite Registration and check-in
August 12 8:45 AM EDT - Mandatory Race Briefing
August 12 9:00 AM EDT - 10k and 5k races begin
August 12 10:00 AM EDT - 1.0k race begins
August 12 11:00 AM EDT - 2.5k race begins