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The AquaRun for a Child is a 1.5 mile swim followed by a 5K (3.1 miles) run.


  1. The 1.5mi swim of the AquaRun and Relays will start by taking a 15 minute Washington State Tahlequah Ferry at 10:05AM to the Vashon Ferry dock. Swimmers will disembark and enter the water to the yellow buoys southwest of the Ferry dock in time for a 10:30AM race start. Swim Race cut off time is 2 hours after race start.


  1. Upon exiting the swim at Owen Beach and after transitioning to the run, the 5K (3.1 mile) course will head east 1.25 miles on the right side of the seawall running path parallel to the water to Anthony’s Restaurant, after a 0.6mi loop in the parking lot and return 1.25 miles west back staying on the runners’ right side of the seawall running path that parallels the Water.


Swim Defiance has two separate swims:1.5mi and 3.0mi.


  1. The 3.0 mile event starts FIRST at 9:45AM in-water between two orange buoys in a clock-wise, triangular swim course from Owen Beach around two tall yellow buoys near Vashon Island and will finish a beach exit across a timing mat. Swim Race cut off time is 2:45 hours after race start.


  1. The 1.5mi event will start by taking a 15 minute Washington State Tahlequah Ferry at 10:05AM to the Vashon Ferry dock. Swimmers will disembark and enter the water to the yellow buoys southwest of the Ferry dock in time for a 10:30AM race start. The Swim Race cut off time is 2 hours after race start.


The Run for a Child is a 5K (3.1 mile) run.


  1. The 5K run event will start at Owen Beach on the seawall path heading east 1.25 miles on the right side of the seawall running path parallel to the water to Anthony’s Restaurant, after a 0.6mi loop in the parking lot and return 1.25 miles west back staying on the runners’ right side of the seawall running path that parallels the Water.


Random FREE prize drawings for participants at post race celebration... but you must be present to win!

 

race info

1.5mi Swim & 3.1mi Run

Swim Defiance: 1.5mi or 3.1mi

Run for a Child: 5K


Requirements

Wetsuit, Race Provided Cap & Run Number

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