Human Race

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Human Race
The Human Race is an open water swimming series that includes the Human Race Spring Swim on TBC in 2013, Human Race Eton Swim on 27 May 2013, Human Race Windsor Swim on 2 June 2013, Human Race Hampton Court Swim on 21 July 2013, Human Race Marlow Swim on 25 August 2013, and Human Race Poole Swim on TBC in 2013. It is also called the Speedo Open Water Swim Series.

It also held a Human Race Women Only in 2012 at the Eton College Rowing Centre in Dorney, Windsor in 2012. The distances were 750m, 1500m and 3km.


[edit] Distances

750 meters, 1.5 km, 3 km, 2.25 miles, 10 km marathon swim

[edit] Type

Eton Lake

[edit] Expected Water Temperature


[edit] Location

City Eton in the stunning Dorney Lake


Country England

Region Europe

[edit] Contact

Name Human Race



[edit] Event Information

Month: May - September

Event Date: 28 May - 11 September

Website:Swim Series Human Race

Class: ---

Wetsuit: Yes (see below)

Charity: No

Relay: No

[edit] Water Temperature

If water temperature is above 17°C, wetsuits are optional for Elite & Performance Swimmers. If water temperature is 15°C - 17°C, it is recommended that only very experienced open water swimmers in the elite & performance waves participate without a wetsuit. If water temperature is below 15°C, it is compulsory to wear a wetsuit. No swimmer will be allowed to enter the water without a wetsuit. If water temperature is below 11°C, cancellation/postponement of the event.

[edit] External links

Personal tools
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Insurance and Sanctions
OWS Conferences
Race Calendar
Travel & Vacations
Education Programs
About OWP
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