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MONIFIETH CHAMPIONSHIP

INFORMATION AND EXTRACT OF RULES - TO BE RETAINED BY THE ENTRANT
WELCOME TO THE MONIFIETH CHAMPIONSHIP

A Sea Swim in the River Tay Estuary

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CHAMPIONSHIP MONFIETH
DISTANCE 3.25 Miles
DAY / DATE Saturday 28th June 2014
ENTRY FEE £30.00 (£16.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew)
CLOSING DATE Wednesday 28th May 2014
AGE LIMITS: Juniors 13 years to less than 17 years in the year of the swim.
Seniors 17 years and over in the year of the swim.
DATE OF SWIM: Saturday 28th June 2014 at 14.45 hours.
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 28th May 2014.
ENTRY FEE: £30.00 (£16.00 if supplying own Boat & Crew).
DISTANCE: 3.25 Miles – Tide assisted.
PARKING: FREE. Please park your car on the road adjacent to the start at the slipway and adventure park. PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK THE ROADWAY. Swimmers should park at the YEAABA pier Broughty Ferry and arrange transport to Monifieth, travelling by boat is not an option.
BRIEFING: On the day at the YeAABA Club House, Broughty Ferry Harbour at 13.00 hours prompt.
START: On the starters/referees instruction, swimmers should promptly access the water via the slipway and form a line facing up-river. Start will be by loud hailer.
COURSE: This is a tidally assisted, point-to-point, straight-line up-river course using the flooding flow of the river, with a slight bend around the Castle point, TOUCH AND TURN BACK DOWN THE RIVER AT THE RNLI JETTY. The line will be as straight as the current and your ability permits. Please follow your boat at all times.
FINISH: By touching the south west corner of the YEAABA pier. N.B. A swimmer finishing, but missing the “touch” due to tidal conditions will be accorded a certificate but no official time or place in the race.
PRESENTATION: Will be at the YEAABA clubhouse on completion of the swim.

The annual category awards are: -

Junior Boys Championship
The Kay Currie Cup
Junior Girls Championship
The Kay Currie Cup
Senior Gents Championship
Charles Alexander Cup
Senior Ladies Championship
Jane Wilson Cup
Senior Gents Breaststroke
Kirsty Melville Trophy
Senior Ladies Breaststroke
Steve Hackney Trophy

In addition to the annual awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each category will be awarded a unique
‘Ian D. McIntosh Medal’ in Gold, Silver or Bronze.
All finishers will receive a personalized certificate.

 



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