Fonseca places 1st in 2.4 Mile Hurricane Man Ocean Swim

HURRICANE-MAN 2.4 MILE SWIM
PASS-A-GRILLE CHALLENGE 1000 METER SWIM
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016

HOSTED BY: ST. PETE MASTERS & ST. PETERSBURG AQUATICS
Sanctioned by Florida LMSC for USMS, Inc. – Sanction #146-W003
Sanctioned by Florida Swimming for USA Swimming, Inc– Sanction #


Date & Time: May 7, 2016, 7:15 AM – 1000 Meter; 7:30 AM – 2.4 Mile

Location:
Check-In: Beachside of Hurricane Restaurant, 807 Gulf Way
1000 meter start: 22nd Ave., 2.4 mi. start: 4700 Gulf Blvd., St Pete Bch.

Eligibility & Rules: Open to all registered USMS members and all registered USA Swimming members.   One event USMS membership is available for swimmers over age 18.  No refunds due to race cancellation.  No wetsuits or fins.  Younger swimmers require permission from coach to participate.

Officials: Dan Nardozzi, Kevin Mooren, Steve Freeman, Joe Finke

Entries: NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION. Swimmers must pre-enter online. Maximum of 400 entries accepted.$45.00 for USA/USMS registered members, $67.00 for unregistered members over age 18. Entries must be completed online by midnight eastern time on April 27, 2016.  Race entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Online registrations will reflect a charge from “Club Assistant.com Event Billing”.

Registration confirmation: Visit www.clubassistant.com for entry list.

Awards: Overall male/female USMS & USA & Top 3 age-group finishers

Sponsor/Breakfast: Hurricane Restaurant famous post-race breakfast included with entry. Spectators can buy passes for $10.00 at the door.

Race Schedule:
6:00am-6:45am – Check-in, packet pick-up and body marking
7:05 am – Required safety meeting for swimmers, officials, and volunteers for 1000 meter at race start
7:15am – 1000 Meter race start (North end of beach at 22nd Avenue)
7:20 am – Required safety meeting for swimmers officials, and volunteers for 2.4 mile at race start
7:30am – 2.4 mile race start (County Park at 4700 Gulf Boulevard
8:15am – Official end of 1000 meter race
8:45am (approx.) – Awards for 1000 meter race
9:30am – Official end of 2.4 mile race – 2 HOUR TIME LIMIT
10:00am (approx.) – Awards for 2.4 mile race

Parking/Transportation: Parking for first 60 cars available behind restaurant; beach parking passes in race packet.  Shuttling available to 2.4 mile race start.