2020 Nepean Aquatic Centre Open Water Swim
The 2020 Nepean Aquatic Centre Open Water Swim is now open for entries via Swim Central.
Entries close at 9.30pm on Wednesday 21st October, 2020. As we have restrictions on numbers, we will not be able to accept late entries this year.
Only one person per household will be permitted entry to the event and must accompany a competitor (except in the case of a club member who has more than one family member volunteer to help with the event). This rule will be strictly enforced by venue staff upon entry so please make that consideration before entering the event.
We will have a COVID Safe plan in place which must be strictly adhered to and is a condition of our hire of the Regatta Centre. Details of the COVID Safe plan and other pre-race instructions will be emailed to all entrants prior to the event.
The event is limited to 230 competitors and is split as follows:
5.0km 150 competitors
2.5km 80 competitors
During the entry process you will first be required to purchase a ticket. There is no cost for this ticket it is just the system’s way of keeping track of total entry numbers. Once you have checked out, you will be able to proceed to enter the event.
Entries for each event will automatically close early if the entry limit has been reached.
Event flyer below.
2019 NACSC Open Water Swim at SIRC - Saturday 26th October.
NACSC Open Water entries now OPEN!
If you are a swimming member of Swimming Australia please enter via Swim Central https://swimcentral.swimming.org.au/
If you receive an error message in Swim Central:
The event has no qualifying times so you may receive an error that states the swimmer doesn’t have a qualifying time for the meet.
Please check your trolley as it should still be active and allow you to step past the error message.
Non-members please use this link to enter https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=36255
A huge THANK YOU to Westpac for providing the medals for this Saturdays NACSC Open Water Event at the Regatta Centre!
A huge THANK YOU to Woolworths Southland's (South Penrith) for supporting local swimming and providing the bottled water for this Saturdays NACSC Open Water Event at the Regatta Centre!
2018 NACSC Open Water Swim at SIRC - 27th October.
2017 NACSC Open Water Swim at SIRC
2017 registration link: https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=27436
2016 NACSC Open Water Swim at SIRC
Another very successful NACSC event! Full wrap up below, stay tuned for the link to view and buy the photos, and full list of results! Will post asap!
SIRC Open Water Swim - Sat 22nd October - RESULTS
The full Open Water Swim results will be posted soon - but in the meantime, you can access individual results via the Multisports Australia website- just click on the link
Online entries now CLOSED https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=22165
Thank you to the event sponsors!
Open Water Swim - all results
Open Water Swim - results
Full List of Results:
Winners – Boys 2.5km
1st Matthew Galea (Blacktown City)
2nd Tyler Krenkels (Carlile)
3rd Kai Van Kool (Carlile)
1st Pia Lenarduzzi (Carlile)
2nd Cassandra Fayers (Hunter)
3rd Madeleine Hardy (Kozy Swim Club)
1st Jarrod Poort (Wests Illawarra Aquatic)
2nd Matthew Robinson (Cherrybrook Carlile)
3rd Daniel Collins (Hunter)
1st Samantha Watts (Aquablitz Toongabbie)
2nd Sarah McNevin (Campbelltown)
3rd Niamh Bourke (Wests Illawarra Aquatic)
Club Point Score
1st Campelltown Swim Club
2nd SOPAC Swim Club
Over 300 swimmers from clubs all over NSW turned out in force on Saturday for the inaugural Nutrition Station Open Water Swim at Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith.
Made up of 2 events, a 2.5km and a 5km swim, the competition was fierce with 346 entries in total. The weather ensured the perfect racing conditions, a crisp start turned into a sunny day with no wind.
Matthew Galea from Blacktown City Swim Club placed 1st in the 2.5km Boys event, with Pia Lenarduzzi from Carlile Swim Club taking out the 2.5km Girls event.
Jarrod Poort from Wests Illawarra Aquatic Swim Club - a London Olympian who was Australia’s highest ranked male in the 5km at the world swimming championships in Kazan Russia back in August - claimed victory in the Mens 5km event, with Samantha Watts from Aquablitz Toongabbie taking out the 5km Womens event.
The top point scoring club, taking out the $1000 prize money and trophy, were Campbelltown Swim Club.
Race Organiser Alan Bentley said “We are thrilled with the calibre and number of swimmers who have gotten involved in this event, and are encouraged that this will be a great annual event for our region from now on”.
Please read document below for all Open Water Event Race Instructions
NACSC Open Water meet is scheduled to be held on Saturday, 24th October 2015 at Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith
All information in PDF below.
For online registrations: https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=17581