Swimmers, please fill in each field of the registration form, agree to the waiver, and submit the form. Upon review, the race organizers will email you about the status of your application. When your application is accepted, you will need to submit to the race directors a non-refundable payment of 25% of your entry fee via credit card, check, or money order. The full balance of your race entry is due at or before Sunday May 12, 2016.
The entry fee covers the cost of an experienced escort kayaker and safety boat support.
Stages 1 to 6 = $700 solo per stage, $1,300 two-person relay per stage.
* Subtract $100 per stage if you provide your own kayaker and kayak. Your kayaker must be declared at time of enrollment and must be approved by the race directors.
Stage 7 = $1,300 solo per stage, $1,300 two person relay per stage.
** Subtract $100 per stage if you provide your own kayaker and kayak. Only kayakers with prior New York Harbor swimmer escort experience will be approved. Your kayaker must be declared at time of enrollment and must be approved by the race directors.
Additional discounts of $50 for two stages, $100 for three to six stages, and $500 for seven stages are provided if you take one of the following multi-stage challenges:
Double: Stages 1–2 or 3–4 or 5–6 = $1350 for solos, $2550 for relays
Upstate: Stages 1 –4 = $2700 for solos, $5100 for relays
Downstate: Stages 5–7 = $2700 for solos, $3800 for relays
Odyssey: Stages 1 – 7 = $5000 for solos, $8600 for relays