Advertise with us

Avertising Rates

The year’s swimming events are a constantly moving target and we are contacted daily by race organisers informing us of fixture changes. To keep our readers up-to-date, we have a website to complement all our mobile guides. The Swimmers’ Guide website is updated regularly with race changes, cancellations, and new races.


• Annual website hits: 750 000

• Monthly hits: 30 000 – 120 000

• Visits per month: 4 500 – 9 800

• Users: +-

Material Specs

Banners for website and newsletter

Resolution: 96 pixels per inch

Width: 900 pixels

Height: 100 pixels


Logo for website and newsletter

Resolution: 96 pixels per inch

Max Width: 142 pixels

Max Height: 142 pixels


Swimmers’ Guide

Trim size: 210mm x 148mm

Bleed size: 215mm x 153mm

All artwork must be supplied in CMYK. The preferred format is a high-resolution print-ready PDF

Contact Sharon for additional information


Electronic Media Advertising Bundle 1 -  R7 900 excl VAT

Includes a six-month product review on website, electronic media, logos and links. A full-page advertisement in the Swimmers’ Guide.


Upgrades to DPS or outside back cover by negotiation

Electronic Media Advertising Bundle 2 – R2 700 per month excl VAT

Banner on website and product review (limited to five

advertisers at a time).


Contact Information


Tom Cottrell

011 646 9760

082 576 9791



Guide Book Publications

PO Box 1236





Sharon Hempel

011 768 3834

082 898 4291