Triathlon: 1. Swim

The swim course will be an in the water start and sandy beach finish. The start will begin in shallow water next to a jetty. Swimmers will swim out beyond the end of the jetty, make a u-turn around the last buoy and swim straight back.
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We are expecting the water temperature to be around 62 degrees by the first week of May. Take a look at the Maryland DNR statistics for the Nanticoke River. Wet suits are highly recommended. Bonzai Sports will provide wet suit rentals at a special daily rate for this event. You must register for the wet suite prior to race day. A link will be provided directly to their rental site.

The swim course will be an in the water start and sandy beach finish. The start will begin in shallow water next to a jetty. Swimmers will swim out beyond the end of the jetty, make a u-turn around the last buoy and swim straight back.

3 Mile and 1.8 Mile participants please see the 3 mile swim course description.

Triathlon participants Begin by swimming northwest out of Cedar Hill Marina. At the end of the jetty, swimmers will pass between a buoy on their left and the jetty on their right. Swimmers will then turn left around the last buoy and swim back back the finish stretch to a sandy beach. Finish line or transition area will be beyond the grassy dune.