Youth Race Details
All youth races will be out-and-back from the South Bay swim beach. The course will start on the beach, out to a buoy and return finishing out of the water, on the beach.
1000 Yard Swim: USA Swimming (USAS) registered swimmers between the ages of 9 and 18. United States Masters Swimming registered swimmers or those USAS swimmers older than 18 years of age are not elegible to swim this events.
250 Yard Swim: for USA Swimming (USAS) registered swimmers at least 8 years old and not older than 10 years old as race day.
No wetsuits are allowed for either the 1000 yard or 250 yard swims. Female suits may have shoulders with short sleeves. Male swimmers may not wear "tops" and their jammers may extend to just above the knee. USA Swimming suit details.
First, Second and Third place swimmers will receive a ribbon.
All participants who complete their race will receive a Finisher's Certificate.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
8:00 am - All swimmers checked in
8:30 am - Swimmer Meeting
9:00 am (approx) - Race starts upon the conculsion of the 2.4 mile race.
A portion of the The Team Fort Collins Horsetooth Open Water Swim registration fee is just one of the ways Team Fort Collins raises money to fund programming.
We need your help to raise even more funds. Please check the pldege option when you register online, and help us continue to the fight against drug and alcohol abuse.