Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim

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Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim
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Take on a tough open bay swim in the Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim. With around 1.5 miles of swimming in around 60°F water, this event is not for the faint of heart. Take part and get a cool finisher's shirt.
1.5 Mile
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Sun, Aug 7, 2022
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San Francisco, United States
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Where and when
Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
Start times
Sunday, Aug 7, 2022
1.5 Mile:
9:00 AM
Event summary
Here are the distances available for Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim
1.5 Mile
Route information
Starting on the west side of Alcatraz, participants will swim through the bay. Aiming for about 200 yards left to the entrance of Aquatic Park, swimmers will enter the cove and finish on the east side of the beach.
There will be plenty of lifeguards and kayakers in the bay to make sure all swimmers are safe. The water temperature is expected to be between 58-62°F. The swim has a cut off time of 75 minutes.
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What's included
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Age Group Medals
  • Personalized Award Plaques
How to get there
Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
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There will be parking available at Ft. Mason Center.
Event day logistics
9am Swim starts
10:15am Swim cut off time
Cut Off Time
This event has a time limit of 75 minutes, meaning a cut off time of 10:15am.
Water Temperature
The water is expected to be between 58-62°F.
What time does the swim start at the Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim?
The swim starts at 9am.
What is the cut off time for the Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim?
This event has a time limit of 75 minutes, meaning a cut off time of 10:15am.
Can I wear a snorkel at the Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim?
No, snorkels are not permitted at this event.
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