2018 Swim for the Potomac

Saturday, September 22, 2018 8:00 AM (GMT-5)

Event info
Sport: Swimming - open water
Location: Oxon Hill, MD, United States
Registration closes: Saturday, September 22, 2018 7:59 AM (GMT-5)
Organized by: WaveOne Open Water
Event website: www.waveoneopenwater.com
Event notes

2018 Swim for the Potomac



Swim Distances:
500 meter Potomac Splash
3K, 5K or 10K
and 2.4 miles

Swim for the Potomac is dedicated to bringing awareness to Washington DC's grandest natural resource, The Potomac River. Not only is the river home to a growing number of swimming, paddling and rowing competitions, recreation, tourism, but it also supplies the drinking water to most of the metropolitan area. It ultimately lies with each of us to protect the health of the river.

Location: North Cove/Commercial Pier at National Harbor, MD 20745

All ages are welcome.

Entry Fees: Early Bird fees begin at $40 for the 18 & U 500m Potomac Splash and increase for all events, 3K, 5K, 10K and 2.4 miles as we approach race day. Register early and save. $10 surcharge for race day entries, if allowed. If you are a member of a sponsoring team, be sure to enter your team discount code in the coupon box below. All entries include a WaveOne Swimming Membership for race day.

For more information see
www.SwimforthePotomac.com
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“I, the undersigned participant, intending to be legally bound, hereby certify that I am physically fit and have not been otherwise informed by a physician. I acknowledge that I am aware of all the risks inherent in Masters and Open Water swimming (training and competition), including possible illness and infection, permanent disability or death, and agree to assume all of those risks. AS A CONDITION OF MY PARTICIPATION IN THE MASTERS and/or OPEN WATER SWIMMING PROGRAMS OR ANY ACTIVITIES INCIDENT THERETO, I HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIMS FOR LOSS OR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ALL CLAIMS FOR LOSS OR DAMAGES CAUSED BY THE NEGLIGENCE, ACTIVE OR PASSIVE, OF THE FOLLOWING: UNITED STATES OPEN WATER SWIMMING ASSOCIATION, WAVEONE SWIMMING, UNITED STATES MASTERS SWIMMING INC., THE LOCAL MASTERS SWIMMING COMMITTEES, THE CLUBS, INCLUDING, CUBU SWIMMING, FEEL THE WATER, LLC, WAVEONE SWIMMING, BODY GLOVE INTERNATIONAL, INC., THE PETERSON COMPANIES, NATIONAL HARBOR, NATIONAL HARBOR MARINA, ANY AND ALL PERSONS EMPLOYED BY NATIONAL HARBOR, INCLUDING ITS OFFICERS, MEMBERS AND RESIDENTS, HOST FACILITIES, SANDY POINT STATE PARK, The LAB SCHOOL, SWIM OR CLINIC SPONSORS, SWIM OR CLINIC COMMITTEES OR ANY INDIVIDUALS OFFICIATING AT THE EVENTS OR SUPERVISING OR INSTRUCTING SUCH ACTIVITIES. In addition, I agree to abide by and be governed by the rules of USA Swimming, USMS AND USOWSA.
Finally, I specifically acknowledge that I am aware of all the risks inherent in open water swimming and I agree to assume those risks. THESE RISKS MAY RESULT IN INJURY, PERMANENT DISABILITY AND POSSIBLE DEATH. I ASSUME ALL RISKS AND RESULTS DUE TO MY HEALTH INCLUDING UNDIAGNOSED CONDITIONS AND HEALTH CONDITIONS THAT MAY OR MAY NOT BE THE RESULT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS EVENT”

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