Swim Categories

Entries start from $10 for kids and $45 for adults (includes swim cap and giveaways).
Ages are as at the 12th of January 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 12 January

Ages

Early Entry Fee

Late Entry Fee

On the day Entry Fee

Prior to 30 Nov

1 Dec - 11 Jan

12 - 13 Jan

Mini Epic 100m

5-10 years old

$10

$15

$20

Minor Epic 500m

9-19 years old

$35

$40

$45

Mid Epic 1km

Age Groups (10+)

$45

$50

$55

Epic 2.5km

 

Open and Age Groups (12+)

 

$65

 

$70

 

$75

Epic 10km

Open and Age Groups (13+)

$85

$90

$95

 

 

 

 

 

NZ 2.5km Open Water Championship*

Open and Age Groups (12+)

 

 

NZ 7.5km Open Water Championship*

Age Groups (13+)

NZ 10km Open Water Championship*

Open and Age Groups (15+)

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday 13 January

 

 

Epic 5km

Open and Age Groups (13+)

$75

$80

`$85

Epic Relay 4 x 1km

(Mixed, M, F)

U16 and Open

$100

$110

$120

 

 

 

 

 

NZ 5km Open Water Championship*

Open and Age Groups (13+)

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ 4 x 1km Relay

(Mixed, M, F)

U16, Open

 

 

 

Combination Deals

Sat 12 and Sun 13 Jan

 

 

 

 

Epic 2.5km and 5km

Open and Age Groups (13+)

$100

$110

$120

Epic 5km and 10km

Open and Age Groups (15+)

$115

$125

$135

Epic Epic 2.5km, 5km and 10km

Open and Age Groups (15+)

$130

$140

$150

  

 

 

 

 

* Note: All entrants in the New Zealand Open Water Championships must be a member of a Swimming New Zealand club
To participate in the recreational Epic Swim you do not need to be a member of Swimming New Zealand.
 
 

Age Groups

Epic Swim

Age Groups 2019

Race start time

Cut off Times

 

Male/Female

 

 

Mini Epic – 100m

5-6, 7-8, 9-10

Sat 12th 11.00am

N/A

Minor Epic – 500m

9, 10-11, 12-14, 15-19

Sat 12th 11.10am

N/A

Mid Epic – 1km

10-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Sat 12th 9.45am

45 minutes**

Epic – 2.5km

12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Sat 12th 1.10pm

1 hour 30 minutes**

Epic – 5km

13-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Sun 13th 8.40am

2 hours**

Epic – 10km

15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Sat 12th 9.15am

4 hours 15 minutes**

Epic Relay – 4 x 1km

U16, Open (M, F, Mixed)

Sun 13th 11.30am

2 hours**

Combo deal - 2.5km + 5km

13-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ 

 

As per indv. races

Combo deal – 5km + 10km

15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ 

 

As per indv. races

Epic Epic – 2.5km + 5km + 10km

15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ 

 

As per indv. races

 

 

 

 

** Note: Cut off times are at the safety crews & event directors discretion. Competitors must adhere to safety crews directions.
 
Prizes
Medals will be presented to 1st, 2nd and 3rd per age group and gender
All participants will receive an Epic Swim finishing medal
A trophy will be presented to the 1st male and female for the Epic Epic race.
 
NZ Open Water 2.5km, 5km, 7.5km and 10km
Medals 1st - 3rd and certificates for the first 10 swimmers for each gender
 
Feeder Information
Epic – 10km only
Participants in this race can have a designated feeder on the feeding boat located at the start/finish end of the course. Feeders may be responsible for more than one swimmer. Feeders will be transported to the feeding boat before the start of the race and will be returned when all swimmers are finished. Feeders must not throw drink bottles or food at swimmers. More information HERE
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