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Some Details:

  • Entry Fees are non-refundable if the race is cancelled.
  • New starting times!
  • Once entered for the 3000m or 1500m you may swim in Event 1- 7 at no extra cost.
  • Once entered for Event 1-6 you may swim in event 7 at no extra cost.
  • Early Bird special entry ends 20 November 2018.
  • Cut off time for 3000m is 1h 40 minutes and 1500m is 45 minutes.
  • Swim cap for the Fun Swim is R50 - Swim caps are compulsory, however purchasing a Roode swim caps for the fun swim is optional.
  • Entry fee includes a Roode Swim Cap for 3000m, 1500m and 1000m. All swimmers to collect swim cap at the registration table on 27 January 2019.
  • Online entries have been extended and close at midnight on 23 January 2019. NO late entries for the 3000m and 1500m race. See the above table for entry fees for event 1-7.
  • Entries will be done via an online entry system - Entries will open on the 15th September 2018.
  • Complete one form per swimmer. Multiple entry payment welcome - please indicate clearly.
  • Prize money will be announced at a later stage before the swim takes place
  • The 3000m and 1500m swim are wetsuit legal but you will not be eligible for a prize if competing in a wetsuit.


By completing the online entry, I agree to take part in the ROODE 1000 SWIM at my sole and absolute risk and will not hold the organisers, sponsors or any person whatsoever liable for any personal or material injury, loss or damage suffered by me or the child of whom I am the guardian/parent as a result of attendance and/or participation in the event.

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