NJRC — Sea Girt

Presumed canceled for 2018; only the Belmar swim is listed on Race Forum.

The NJRC Sea Girt swim (Sea Girt Ocean Mile Swim on Race Forum) is the first of the New Jersey Race Club Triple Crown Series, a triad of triangular courses along North Jersey beaches. See also NJRC — Long Branch and NJRC — Belmar.

When, what, where
Jun 23?, Saturday, 8:00 AM; 1 mi; Atlantic Ocean; 🌎 Sea Girt, NJ (Beach at Beacon Blvd).
See also
Event's website. Metro Race Forum. NJRC website. Beach Cam.
Registration
Register on the beach adjacent to the Sea Girt Pavilion, at the intersection of Beacon Boulevard and Ocean Avenue. Registration opens at 7:00 AM and closes at 7:45 AM.
Parking
Free street parking.
Restrooms
There are public restrooms in the pavilion and beach showers adjacent to pavilion.
Bags
Leave bag on the beach near the registration area.
Wetsuits
Permitted, no penalty; not popular.
Start
Start on Beacon Street beach, near registration. Running start from beach into surf.
Course
The out-and-back course sketches a tailed triangle clockwise. It is marked by three yellow buoys. At start, swim to near buoy and turn right. Swim parallel to beach about a half mile towards second buoy. Turn right ninety degrees and swim perpendicular to shoreline for about 25 yards to third buoy. Turn right around buoy and swim back to first buoy. The beacon can be helpful for sighting on this return leg. Turn left around buoy and head into shore. The course is easy to follow.
Timing
Electronic chip with ankle strap, hand marking. Time clock.
Amenities
T-shirt. Bagels, bottled water.
Inception
2007
Last wet-feet review
2017