Run over 4 dates between June-September, this Series is all about participation and encouraging residents to get out on the water or come down to the beach to enjoy Darwin’s beautiful dry season conditions, all under the supervision of our experienced surf lifesavers.
Each event in the series will include a beach/swim competition and a paddle competition on the same day. Participants can choose to compete in either the beach competition, paddle competition or both.
17 June: 2km Beach Fun Run - Open to all ages
22 July: 200m Run, 200m Swim, 200m Run - Open to ages 14 years up
20 August: 600m Ocean Swim - Open to ages 14 years up
3 September: 100m Beach Sprints - Open to ages 6 years up
17 June: 3.3km Short Paddle Course & 7km Long Paddle Course
22 July: 4.7km Short Paddle Course & 15.4km Long Paddle Course
20 August: 2.6km Short Paddle Course & 14.2km Long Paddle Course
3 September: 400m Paddle Sprints & 1.6km Paddle Sprints
Each paddle event offers participants a short course and a long course in a range of craft categories that include sea kayaks, dragon boats, ocean skis, outrigger canoes, stand up paddleboards, surf skis and surfboats. Participants must be at least 15 years of age and be proficient swimmers.
To register for any of the events, please visit our event page.
Click here to read the 2017 Rules and Regulations .
A huge thank you to the following SLSNT Surf Sport sponsors for making this Series possible.