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General Event News Swimchix meets Pevensey Place swimmers At the Pevensey Place inter-house gala, the Swimchix met the amazing residents that took part in this years aQuellé Midmar Mile. They were proudly wearing their Mile t-shirts and their individually engraved medals. Well done to the following swimmers: Bokke Rossouw, Hilda Gammage, Janine Brindle, Samantha Smith, Anton Egner, Moira Gray, Stuart Seymour and Udette Pretorius.
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SABRINA LOVE OCEAN CHALLENGE - 2 DAYS
DATE 27 December 2018
TIME 08h00
ORGANISERS Sabrina Love Foundation
DISTANCE 6000; 1600
PROVINCE Western Cape
START VENUE Central Beach,Plettenberg Bay,
PRIMARY CONTACT
NAME Magnetic South
NUMBER 083-5589579
EMAIL info@magneticsouth.net
FAX 086-6517409
HOME NUMBER
WORK NUMBER 044-3822932
SECONDARY CONTACT
NAME Tony & Suzi Lubner
NUMBER 082-8802604
EMAIL suzy@sabrinalove.co.za
FAX
HOME NUMBER
WORK NUMBER 044-5330111
ENTRY DETAILS

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Pre-entries: www.magneticsouth.net. Pre-registration can be done at the Ocean Blue Adventures store at Central Beach or at the Sabrina Love Store. The Sabrina Love Registration Trailer will be open 10 days prior to the event on Central Beach. Registration takes place the day before each event.




DIRECTIONS

Race Start Coordinates: -34.05893132808722, 23.377747535705566 

Race Finish Coordinates: None

The 6,000 metre ocean swim starts at Robberg Rocks and finishes at Central Beach. The one mile - 1,600 metre river swim takes place at the Keurbooms River Bridge, Plettenberg Bay.

THE SWIM

The Ocean Swim: The swim begins at the southern end of Robberg Beach in Plettenberg Bay and goes along the length of the beach and around the Beacon Isle Hotel. The finish is at Central Beach and the total distance is about 6,000 metres depending tide and currents. The River Swim: The mile river swim starts with a ferry trip up the Keurbooms River. Swimmers swim a mile back to the finish at the Cape Nature Property next to N2.




EVENT PROGRAMME
Day Event Distance (m) Time Category
1 1,600m 08:00:00 1 mile river swim
2 6,000m 09:00:00 6 kilometre ocean swim


PRIZES AND GIVE-AWAYS

Lucky draw prizes include five-star hotel getaways, dinner for two, clothing vouchers, shopping vouchers and lucky draw prizes. Sabrina Love Ocean Challenge T-shirts will be in the goodie bags for each competitor.



FACILITES

The Ocean Swim: Shuttles to the start leave from Main Beach from 07h00. There are at least two patrol boats on the water for the duration of the swim. The boats are provided by the NSRI and Orca Foundation. Both are equipped with safety and emergency gear. A number of kayaks with anti-shark pod devices follow the swimmers. The River Swim: Ferries to the start leave from Cape Nature from 06h00.

MEDIA RELEASE
Race Name Release Date Media Release
ORGANISER
NAME Sabrina Love Foundation
PROVINCE Western Cape
EMAIL
WEBSITE www.sabrinaloveoceanchallenge.co.za
ADDRESS P.O. Box 1741 Plettenberg Bay

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EDITORS NOTES

The swims will be held for the 13th time in 2017. This is a two day multi-disciplinary sporting event that includes a 10 kilometre run or three kilometre walk. There is also an ocean surf ski race and a mountain bike event.



EDITORS NOTES

The Sabrina Love Ocean Challenge is the main fundraising activity for the Sabrina Love Foundation. The Foundation was established in 2003 by Tony and Suzy Lubner in memory of their daughter Sabrina who died at age six from complications of a rare bone disorder. It supports children and families living with physical disabilities in the Bitou region. For more information on the Sabrina Love Foundation, visit www.sabrinalove.co.za.



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