Preliminary Race Results Are Now Posted
On multiple dates during the summer of 2014, NYC Swim will offer its longest and premier swim of the season, the annual 28.5-mile Manhattan Island Marathon Swim "Group 2", a full counter-clockwise circumnavigation of the island of Manhattan.
Accepted swimmers will be assigned to a date based on their pace. Swim dates will most likely be June 14, June 28, and July 12.
Applicants should set aside these dates and will be advised by December 10 of their official swim date.
|Date||06/28/2014 (Saturday) |
|Distance||28.5 M |
|5:15 AM ||Pier 25, West Street and North Moore Street, Manhattan |
Directions to Check In: courtesy of
|7:50 AM ||Wagner Park - Battery Park City |
|Wagner Park - Battery Park City |
|Fees||All-inclusive fees for the 2014 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim "Group 2" are as follows:
Solo Swimmer $2,550
Refund and cancellation policies are delineated at the following links:
2-person Relay $2,950
3-person Team Pursuit $3,350
Withdrawal by the Applicant and Race Cancellation Policy.
For more information about the fees, see the FAQ entitled:
The entry fee is a lot of money. Why?
|Time Limit||9:30 hours |
|Age Requirement||19 years and over (Younger swimmers may be accepted based on swimming experience). |
|Experience Requirement||Entry requirements for solo swimmers, 2-person Relays and 3-person Team Pursuit Teams are located here. |
|Predicted Water Conditions||Approximately 68.0 °F to 72.0 °F (20.1 °C to 21.9 °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.
|Previous Year's Water Temp||70.52 °F (21.4 °C) on 06/28/2013|
70.88 °F (21.6 °C) on 06/28/2012
71.06 °F (21.7 °C) on 06/28/2011
71.06 °F (21.7 °C) on 06/28/2010
71.42 °F (21.9 °C) on 06/28/2009