Join Africa’s largest family beach event

2017-01-12 06:01

The fantastic beach weather which was enjoyed by holiday makers to Nelson Mandela Bay during the festive period resulted in a bumper attendance at the aQuellé Ocean Racing Series which took place on Hobie Beach last Sunday.

With still 4 more rounds of the series scheduled to take place this summer, there’s still plenty of time for newcomers to join in the fun. The next round will be taking place on Sunday, 22nd January.

Sunday’s event enjoyed international participation with visitors from Dubai, New Zealand and Germany taking part in the swimming.

It has become Africa’s largest family beach event, with over 500 participants registered for round 6.

The 7 events taking place at the same time include swimming events as well as events on the beach like a 5km beach walk, 5km beach run and 1km beach run for kids.

In the water, there are a 400m, 1km, 2km and 3km ocean swim events.

  • For results or more information see for links to the Ocean Racing Series website.

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