Sun August 25, 2019 Avalon, NJ US 08202 Directions
Cedar Island 5K Swim is the must do swim event of the open water season.
Voted one of the Top 100 swims in America, the counter clockwise course goes with the current in the beautiful back bays of Avalon, NJ
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$175 3:50PM EDT - 5:20PM EDT
Sorry! This event is full.
The Lottery has closed. Click here to view your status. Registration ends August 23, 2019 at 5:00pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.timkerrcharities.org.

704 7th Street
Avalon, NJ US 08202


NO REFUNDS OR DEFERRALS now since we are 1 week away from race day. Thank you for your understanding. We will have a charity lottery for 10 slots on 8-20 at 5pm.  Entry will be selected randomly only from this wait list. If you want a chance to swim with us you need to sign up for the wait list. $175 DONATION includes this year's entry ($75) plus an additional  $100 donation for our charity partners. If you are interested in this option you need to be on the wait list. You can email me midge@timkerrcharities.org to confirm you are a yes for the charity lottery or a no and that you would like to be removed from the wait list and not selected for an entry. 

We are thrilled with the enthusiasm and incredible support for our must do open water charity swim in the Avalon back bays! The World Open Water Swimming Association named the Cedar Island 5K Swim as One of America's Top Open Water Swims. This is a list of the most unique, most popular, most historic, most beautiful, most interesting, and most challenging open water swims across the 50 states of the United States of America. Following criteria is used to determine the list of open water swims. 

1. History 2. Uniqueness 3. Popularity 4. Difficulty 5. Attention to Safety 6. Global geographic distribution

The 5K swim starts and finishes at Avalon Yacht Club. IN WATER START at 3:50 PM SHARP. The course is designed to be going with the tide throughout the event! All proceeds from the race will be going to the Philadelphia Treats For Troops, American Legion Post #331, Travis Mills Foundation, No Dog Left Behind, Dog tag Bakery, and Mission K9 Rescue. Athletes receive an Athlete bag, Tultex custom shirt, custom Defeet socks, custom silicone swim cap, and a custom finisher's towel. Thank you so very much for the support!!


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