Town’s Island Beach Two-Mile Swim Set for Aug. 3


The annual Island Beach Two Mile Swim will take place on Saturday, Aug. 3 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 Island Beach ferry at 7:20. Wetsuits are permitted but swimmers wearing wetsuits will be ineligible for awards. The race course will be marked by buoys and protected by boats.

The entry fee is $75 and deck entries are permitted. There will be refreshments and commemorative t-shirts for all participants.

Please visit gscevents.org for registration. Volunteer boats and kayaks are needed to protect the course. Contact Jon Harnett, at 203-253-2546 or harnettjon@aol.com for additional information about the event.

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