Town’s Island Beach Two-Mile Swim Set for Aug. 4

The annual Island Beach Two Mile Swim will take place on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 8:30 a.m. The event is sponsored by the Town of Greenwich and the Greenwich Swim Committee.

Swimmers should report to Greenwich Harbor at 6:45 a.m. for registration and board the Island Beach ferry at 7:15 a.m. The race course will be marked by buoys and protected by official boats. The entry fee is $75. Wetsuits are allowed but swimmers wearing wetsuits will be ineligible for awards. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. Refreshments will be served following the race.

This year, interested participants can register online through July 31 at For more information, email or visit

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