The 23rd Annual
Sunday October 13th 2013
10K, 7.25K, 4K, 2K, 0.8K
Presented by: Aqua Moon Adventures, Dolphin Swim Team of Bermuda, Bermuda Open Water Swimmers (B.O.W.S.) and the Bermuda Department of Tourism.An overseas territory of the UK Bermuda boasts 75 miles of dramatic coastline. Rich in history it lies in an astoundingly beautiful stretch of the Atlantic a mere 650 miles east of
Since inception the Round the Sound Swim has raised over $300,000 for local Bermuda charities, as well as provided a great reason to swim in
- horseback riding on the beaches
- diving the shipwrecks for treasure
- snorkeling/swimming over beautiful reefs
- golf overlooking the
- you can wear Bermuda shorts and fit in
- enjoy a Rum Swizzle at the Swizzle Inn
- world class shopping & restaurants
- cross the world's smallest drawbridge (a foot long!)
- the post race karaoke and social
- swim inside a cave/grotto at The Grotto Bay Beach Resort
- enjoy another Rum Swizzle
HEADQUARTERS HOTEL - The
We are pleased to announce that the Grotto Bay Beach Resort will be the official event resort.
Phone: 1-800-582-3190 Website: http://www.grottobay.com/
Complimentary group transportation to the swim event will be provided to those swimmers staying at
TO ENTER: CLICK HERE
ALL off island participants MUST register with Aqua Moon Adventures. Residents of
QUESTIONS: All event questions should be directed to the Producer & Overseas Event Director:
Aqua Moon Adventures
2615 NW 99 Ave
Email: Info at RandyNutt dot com
Distances offered: 10K 7.25K 4K 2K and 0.8K
Junior 12 and under
Teen 13-19 years
Open 20-39 years
Masters 40 -59 years
Senior 60+ years
The Grey Sharks
(NOTE: Timeline is an estimate and subject to change -updates will be posted here or in the front lobby of the Grotto Bay Beach Resort)
Friday October 11, 2013
10:00 AM Meet at front of
Saturday October 12, 2013
10:00 AM Meet at front of
3:30 PM MANDATORY pre-event briefing at
7:00 PM Pasta loading dinner at The Grotto Bay Beach Resort (headquarters hotel)
Sunday October 13, 2013
(Reminder Timeline is an estimate only – the official Timeline will be discussed at the mandatory pre-race meeting and/or posted in the lobby of the headquarters hotel – The Grotto Bay Beach Resort)
8:00 AM Check in begins at the front lobby of the
Bus transportation will be provided to the race start
per the schedule below. Please check in a minimum of
45 minutes before your bus is scheduled to depart
10:00 AM Events begin in a staggered fashion per schedule below.
2:30 PM (approximately) Awards ceremony at beach/finish dock.
3:30 PM (approximately) Bus transportation provided back to
Evening Social: A post race tradition! We will gather at THE SWIZZLE INN next
Event Bus pick-up/departs
10K 8:45 AM Aquarium 10:00 AM
7.25K 9:45 AM Radnor Estate Rd.* 10:45 AM (*NOT Radnor Rd.)
4K 10:45 AM Shark Hole 11:45 AM
2K 11:15 AM* Turtle Island 12:15 PM
.8K 11:15 AM*
*Spectators on last bus will be dropped of at the finish line.
Additional Important information:
*For travel to
*It is your responsibility to attend the mandatory pre-race check in and all scheduled meetings as important event information and potential changes will be discussed.
*If you decide to change the distance category you have entered you must do so by October 1, 2013 with the event director Randy Nutt.
* Water stops are provided along the course.
*Due to the nature and complexity of this event no refunds will be given for any reason including event cancellation. The race director(s) reserve the right to modify any and all information relating to this race at any time. As a condition of participation in this event all participants will be required to sign a Waiver/Release of Liability and also an event authorization form at the mandatory check in.
Bermuda Round the Sound FAQ’s:
Q: Do I need a support boat?
A: No. safety craft are monitoring the course.
Q: Are there water stops along the swim course?
A: Yes, there are several water stops along the course.
Q: How will I navigate during the swim?
A: The course will be marked. In addition you will receive information on the course during the pre-race meeting. Weather permitting we will offer the swimmers a boat tour of the race course at this meeting.
Q: Are wetsuits allowed?
A: No. The water temperature has averaged 78 degrees the past several years in
Q Do I need to rent a car while in
A: Cars are not available to rent in
Q: Are there socials planned?
A: This is an Aqua Moon Adventures event which means while on island it is one big social. Sunday evening after the event we will socialize at the Swizzle Inn which is next door to the headquarters hotel: The Grotto Bay Beach Resort.
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John Barritt & Sons Ltd
Goslings Black Seal Rum
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