Application Procedures and Policies for the 2013 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim are now available here.
This June event is limited to solo, 2-person relays and 3-person Team Pursuit teams. Swimmers interested in forming 4- and 6-person relays should go to the Manhattan Island Relays event page for information.
For those of you interested in getting a paddlers perspective on MIMS, we invite you to read a piece about paddling for MIMS written by Richard Clifford, a veteran of more than a dozen Manhattan Island circumnavigations and numerous other paddling adventures.
|Date:||06/23/2012 (Saturday) |
|Distance:||28.5 M |
|Predicted Water Conditions:||Seasonal Temperature 68/77°F (20/25°C). There can be a substantial amount of chop in the water from wind, tide action, and boat traffic. The waterways are salt water and there is shipping traffic. There may be random jetsam and flotsam in the waterways. |