The _YMCA Oneida Shores Open Water Swim _will be held on beautiful Oneida Lake Saturday, June 13, 2008. Check in will begin at 7:00 am with a start time of 8:30 am. This year's event will host three distances, a 1500 meter (Olympic Triathlon swim distance), 800 meter (Sprint Triathlon swim distance) and a Youth 200 Meter swim. Youth swimmers must be a USA registered swimmer. Order of start will be 1500 m, 800 m and then the Youth 200 m. Number of heats will be determined based on number of entries. There will be a separate heat for Master swimmers if numbers allow. Parents entering young swimmers please be advised that there will be lifeguards provided to provide proper safety standards for all swimmers.
This swim will provide an opportunity for swimmers of all ages to challenge their physical and mental abilities while at the same time raise money for the East Area Family YMCA Partner with Youth Campaign. Contributions will be used to support the YMCA's Inclusion program, Y Kids Inc. Y Kids Inc. serves 150 kids a year where 47 are served at the East Area Family YMCA. We currently have over 20 children with developmental disabilities waiting for services.
Click on below link for this years registration form and further information.
Contact Mathew Engineri at firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-637-2025 ext 217