Officially registered for qualification race - June 12th 2016!
February 16, 2016
BENEFITING: Great Chesapeake Bay Swim Inc
EVENT DATE: Jun 12, 2016
7 kilometers filled with cross currents, swells, chop, jelly fish and possible collisions with bridge supports and rocks won't stop this lady from swimming accoss the Chesapeake Bay!
This summer I'll be racing to qualify for the 2017 Bay Swim. Qualification requires swimming 1.6 kilimeters in under 40 minutes (usually takes me about 26 minutes depending on the conditions) and a minimum fundraising amount of of 540$ (USD). This money goes towards supporting local charities including The March of Dimes, The National Aquarium Bay Restoration Project and The Chesapeake Bay Foundation!
Deadline to contribute is October1st 2016.
All contributors will recieve a photo postcard of my race day shinanigans and deepest thanks!
**Donations can also be made via other method if preferred. Donations are tax deducatable (at least in the US) - I'm still waiting for a form with the deatils.
The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim
March Of Dimes Maryland Chapter
National Aquarium Bay Restoration Project
Chesapeake Bay Foundation