Splash Swim – Online entries Open
This year there is a large selection of prizes to be won across all categories of the Lagoon Mile Swim!
Registration will open on Monday, 28 December at 09:00 at the Knysna Yacht Club for the Knysna Lagoon Mile Swim (1650m) and the Junior Swim (450m) .
All events start from the Knysna Yacht Club .
The 3000m course start at the Knysna Yacht Club Jetty rounds a bouy then goes around the Yacht Club, turns right into the small harbour, goes under the bridge, around the Quays island and back the first bouy to then repeat the course then back to the finish at the hobie slipway.
The 1650m course starts at the Knysna Yacht Club Hobie Slipway goes around the Yacht Club, turns right into the small harbour, goes under the bridge, around the Quays island and back to the finish at the hobie slipway.
The Junior Swim (450m) starts at 16:00 after the Knysna Open Water Swim at the same venue and goes around the Yacht Club into the harbour to finish at the John Benn slipway.
Quack Attack – Online entries open
On Monday, 28 December at 13h00, find a good spot on the harbour walls at the Knysna Quays for the SPLASH Quack Attack, a fun yellow duck race for up to 1,000 ducks! Buy a duck number duck for R 50.00, watch your duck compete in the heats. The idea is for the tide and wind to encourage the ducks to ‘swim’ along the water canal under the bridge. Racing will consist of number of heats and the race is watched by hundreds of spectators at the Knysna Waterfront!
Total prize money is “R7500.00” and the person holding the winning number of the first duck over the line will win “R4000.00”, second “R2000.00” and third & Fourth “R750.00ea”.
Duck numbers will also be on sale at the Knysna Waterfront on 21 & 28 December. Buy your duck number now as they are limited!