$20 – $30

Transderwent 2019

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McVilly Drive

Montagu Bay to Regatta Pavilion

Australia

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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The Transderwent is one of the feature events of the Royal Hobart Regatta and is on Sunday February 10, 2019. The swim of about 1.5km (45 minutes time limit) across the Derwent River from Montagu Bay to the Regatta Grounds has become a must do for locals as well as interstate/international visitors. The event caters for 100 swimmers to brave the dark waters of the Derwent River in this challenging swim.

Please ensure that you enter the name of the swimmer when you enter - it is better for each entry to be done individually so that all swimmers can be more easily checked off at registration.

Swimmers using fins or flippers MUST register as a finswimmer

7am Entrants need to be at the Regatta foreshore for collection of caps, signing waivers and final registration.

8am The transport vessels will take all swimmers to the starting line at Montagu Bay

9am (approximately) The race start

After the race (usually about 30 minutes) - Swim presentations

In submitting this entry you:

  • State that you have read and will comply with the Rules and Conditions of the event (available on the Royal Hobart regatta website)
  • Declare that you are physically fit enough to competet in the event
  • Discharge the organisers of any responsibility for any injury that may occur to yourself
  • Will accept the decision of the judges nominated by the organisers as final

FAQs

What can I bring into the event?

A wetsuit is recommended but not compulsory. Goggles are highly recommended. You should also consider ear and nose plugs as the race is in an ocean environment.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is available at the Regatta grounds which will have parking attendants from 7am. The cost to park is $8 and carpooling is advised.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No - all of the names will be already entered into the starting list. You can bring your ticket if you like.

What's the refund policy?

If you let us know the day before the event a refund will be issued. If the event is cancelled due to bad weather or conditions all entrants will get a refund.

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Date and Time

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McVilly Drive

Montagu Bay to Regatta Pavilion

Australia

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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