Event Summary

The Solstice Swim is a swim originally created in cooperation with the Longmont Kinetics Festival.  Participants have the opportunity to swim either a 500-YD race, 1.2 mile race or a 2.4 mile race.  Awards will be given out to the top three finishers in each division for each race.  Divisions will be both non-wetsuit and wetsuit for both men and women for each race.  Hope to see you in the water!

 

What: Solstice Swim

Where: Union Reservoir, Longmont, CO

When: Sunday June 19, 2021 - 8:00 AM (tentative) Due to venue requirements, this will no longer be a Saturday evening swim and has been moved to Sunday morning.

Pre-Registration Closes: Sunday June 12, 2022 - 11:59 PM (Tee shirts not guaranteed after June 5, 2022)

Distances:

500-YD Swim

1.2 Mile Competitive Swim

2.4 Mile Competitive Swim

Time cut-offs:
All swimmers must be capable of completing the distance you have entered and must be able to complete your respective event within the given cut-off time.

500 YD - 15 Minutes
1.2 Miles – 1 hour
2.4 Miles – 2 hours

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Details

The race will start in waves to comply with COVID-19 protocols.

There will be no Race-day Registration or day-of Packet Pickup.  All packet pickup will be during the week before the event, unless pre-arranged with event staff for participants with special travel circumstances.

Packet Pickup Locations

Thursday, June 16, 2022 - To Be Determined (6:00-8:00 PM)

Friday, June 17, 2022 - To Be Determined (4:00-7:00 PM)

Pre-Registration Pricing*: 500-YD - $25, 1.2 miles - $50, 2.4 miles - $60

If, due to restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the swim is unable to be held, and we must cancel the hosting of the event, all registrants will be refunded their entry fee to this swim. 

Directions

From Boulder: Take 119 North to E County Line Road. Left on E County Line Road. In less than a mile, turn Right on Co Rd 26 (look for brown Union Reservoir directional signs). Follow to parking.

From Denver: Take 25N to Exit 240 (119W). Right on E County Line Road. In less than a mile, turn Right on Co Rd 26 (look for brown Union Reservoir directional signs). Follow to parking.

From Fort Collins: Take 25S to Exit 243 (66W toward Longmont/Lyons/Platteville). Four miles to E County Line Road. In just over two miles, turn Left on Co Rd 26 (look for brown Union Reservoir directional signs). Follow to parking.

 HEV 1623966601308

*Does not include 6.25% online registration fee