In order to promote safety, the Panasonic New York City Triathlon requires each swim participant to have successfully completed an OPEN WATER (not in a pool) swim with a minimum distance of ½ mile within 18 months prior to the 2016 race date.
> Download the swim requirement (PDF)
Open Water Swim Events:
Empire Tri Club Open Water Swim Clinics
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Sunday, July 10, 2016
> More info
*Remember, any ½ mile swim in the open water will meet the swim requirement. It does not need to be part of an organized swim.
See you next year on July 16, 2017! Registration drawing opens November 1, 2016.
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