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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Boat To Beach In Reef & Run

Courtesy of WOWSA, East Beach, Santa Barbara, California.

The 2017 Reef & Run Series ends on August 31th with its Boat to Beach race.

Race organizer Jane Cairns explains the logistics of the race that reached its maximum capacity,

"The Condor Express boat will take the swimmers offshore to the water start at 6:00 pm. We will have trash bags to transport minimal clothing and personal items from the boat into East Beach on paddle boards. Please no backpacks or duffel bags. Think: shorts, flip-flops, t-shirt in a grocery bag. Things can possibly get wet during the transport, so no important items please."

August 24th 2017 1-mile Top 10 Results:
1. Ben Brewer (19) 20:19
2. Chris Braden (26) 20:26
3. Rachel Forbes (18) 20:50
4. Paul Desalles (29) 21:08
5. Arjun McAvoy (38) 21:16
6. Steven Hunt (70) 22:00
7. Jim Avrea (56) 22:07
8. Felipe Rivera (48) 22:44
9. Justin Laforge (27) 23:35
10. Eric Widmer (50) 24:18

2016 Reef & Run Boat Swim Results:
1. Jim Avrea (55) 20:41
2. Sarah Webb (26) 21:45
3. Arjun McAvoy (37) 21:50
4. Eric Widmer (49) 22:02
5. Carl Parker (40) 22:06
6. Vicki Mills (49) 22:43
7. Steve Shlens (45) 22:53
8. Stuart Sato (58) 23:00
9. Jake Ballantine (14) 23:25
10. Scott Reed (45) 23:37

For more information, visit reefandrun.org.

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