Human Race - Poole

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Human Race - Poole


[edit] Swim Series Events

Eton - 28 May 2011

Windsor - 3 July 2011

Hampton Court - 17 July 2011

Marlow - 21 August 2011

Poole - 11 September 2011

[edit] Distances

750 meters, 1.5K, 3K

[edit] Type

The fourth most expensive place to live on the planet will be the concluding location for the 2011 Speedo Open Water Swim Series. Swimmers will be taking to the sea in front of Sandbanks, home to some of the priciest real estate on earth. The stunning sandy beaches will be home to our swimmers and 10,000 wind sport fans as this event features as part of Wind Fest 2011. Swimmers will take the beach along from the site of WindFest 2011, a beach start will see you swimming out to a marked course finishing back on the beach.

[edit] Expected Water Temperature


[edit] Location

City Poole


Country England

Region Europe

[edit] Contact

Name Human Race

Email [1] (


[edit] Event Information

Month: September

Event Date: 11 September 2011


Class: ---

Wetsuit: Yes (see below)

Charity: No

Relay: No

[edit] Competitor Advice

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.

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