Welland Canal Open Water Swim
August 11, 2019
Located at the Welland International Flatwater Centre where the weather is always great and the water warm and smooth. the Welland Canal Open Water Swim has established itself as one of the premier open water swimming events in Ontario. We offer a wide variety of distances so we have something for everyone.So come on out on August 11 and join us at this prestigious event!
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.
1 x 2.5k lap
2 x 2.5k laps
4 x 2.5k laps
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 11 7:30 AM EDT - Onsite Registration and check-in
August 11 8:45 AM EDT - Mandatory Race Briefing 5K and 10K
August 11 9:00 AM EDT - 10k and 5k races begin
August 11 9:30 AM EDT - Mandatory Race Briefing 1K and 2.5K
August 11 10:00 AM EDT - 1.0k race begins
August 11 11:00 AM EDT - 2.5k race begins