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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.
AQUELLÉ OCEAN RACING SERIES – EVENT 11
DATE 01 January 2019
TIME 09h00
ORGANISERS Zsports Event Management
DISTANCE 3000; 1000
PROVINCE Eastern Cape
START VENUE Hobie Beach,Nelson Mandela Bay,Port Elizabeth
PRIMARY CONTACT
NAME Michael Zoetmulder
NUMBER 083-2344301
EMAIL michael@zports.co.za
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WORK NUMBER 041-4847860
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ENTRY DETAILS

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Pre-entries: www.oceanracingseries.com. Late individual event registration takes place at 07h30 on race day and the events start at 09h00. The swimming events consist of either a 3,000 metre or 1,000 metre swim.




DIRECTIONS

Race Start Coordinates: -33.98722115417572, 25.672897696495056 

Race Finish Coordinates: None

THE SWIM

There is a short run into the water from the beach. The course is rectangular and well-marked with buoys. The first leg is a swim through the surf and away from the beach. You swim in an anticlockwise direction making left-hand turns around easily sighted buoys. The Hobie Beach Pier marks the end-point, with a final short run up the beach to the finish line. The 3,000 metre swim consists of three-laps of the same rectangular course.




PRIZES AND GIVE-AWAYS

Gold, silver and bronze medals go to the top three finishers in each discipline. Gold medals are also presented to category winners. Medals are awarded to all finishers. There are also lucky draw prizes to be won. Overall series prizes are awarded on points accumulated by registered participants during the series.



WATER QUALITY

he surf is small on most days. The wind can come up in summer, making conditions choppy.



MEDIA RELEASE
Race Name Release Date Media Release
ORGANISER
NAME Zsports Event Management
PROVINCE Eastern Cape
EMAIL michael@zsports.co.za
WEBSITE www.zsports.co.za
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RACES BY THIS CLUB
TYPE PROVINCE RACE DATE VENUE CONTACT NUMBER
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 1 07 October 2018 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape EC Open Water Swim Series - Series 1 14 October 2018 Marina Martinique Jeffreys Bay Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 2 21 October 2018 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape EC Open Water Swim Series - Series 2 28 October 2018 Marina Martinique Jeffreys Bay Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 3 04 November 2018 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 4 18 November 2018 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape EC Open Water Swim Series - Series 3 25 November 2018 Marina Martinique Jeffreys Bay Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 5 02 December 2018 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape Flying Fish Kariega River 5 km Swim 29 December 2018 Slip-way - Kariba Road Kariega River Kenton-on-Sea Race Organiser
Eastern Cape Marina Mile 30 December 2018 Marina Martinique Jeffreys Bay Race Organiser
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 6 06 January 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape EC Open Water Swim Series - Series 4 13 January 2019 Marina Martinique Jeffreys Bay Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 7 20 January 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 8 03 February 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape River Mile - 2 Days 17 February 2019 Cannonville Slipway Area Sundays River Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape City Lodge Hotels Three Beaches Challenge 10 March 2019 Pollok Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 9 17 March 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape aQuellé Ocean Racing Series – Event 10 31 March 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
Eastern Cape Jendamark's Nelson Mandela Bay Bell Buoy 13 April 2019 Hobie Beach Nelson Mandela Bay Port Elizabeth Michael Zoetmulder 083-2344301
EDITORS NOTES



EDITORS NOTES

The Nelson Mandela Bay Ocean Racing Series consists of a number of events held over a six month period. Refer to the first race on 08 October 2017 for other race details.



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