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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

SCAQ's Sunset Swim Series

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

The Sunset Swim Series kicked off last Friday at Santa Monica Beach in Southern California.

SCAQ Head Coach and Olympic silver medalist Clay Evans offers a warm-up run-swim circuit followed by an Aquathon competition of 1.5 km ocean swim + 5 km run or 700m ocean swim + 1-mile run.

"You can swim and run as much or as little as you like, or hang back for additional coached swim circuits if you prefer. We will have a large digital display clock at the swim exit and run finish to track times. There will be lifeguards on duty and we will also be raffling off some great prizes and giving away some free swag."

To participate in the next Sunset Swim at 6 pm on May 29th at the Hermosa Beach 13th Street Tower, send notification here and register here.

Photo shows long-time SCAQ member Bill Ireland in the Pacific Ocean.

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