Swim the Canal

Sunday, August 6, 2017 – 250 Participants!

           2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

 

Far from Ordinary…. Be Extraordinary.

 

Our fourth annual “Swim the Canal” event is an extraordinary community tradition of fun, festivities and celebration. Note that Swim the Canal is generally held the last day of Nicolas Denys Days  Why not join us in 2018 for the whole week!

There were two swim options either swim the length or the width of the canal.

  1. Length – we swim 800 meters in the world-famous Bras d’Or Lake through the St. Peter’s Canal National Historic Site, ending at Battery Provincial Park beach on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. ,
  2. Width – we swim 100 meters from Battery Park to the canal wall and back

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED SATURDAY EVENING, AUG 5, 2017

 

On site registration and event were Sunday, August 6, 2017 starting at 2:00 pm at Battery Provincial Park beach, St. Peter’s.

Cost: $15 per person in advance, $16 online, $20 if paying on the day of the Swim.

Click here for Sunday 2017 schedule  as of 11:45 am Saturday, August 5. Check the Swim the Canal Facebook page for any updates.

Click here for Swim the Canal Safety message as of 11:45 am Saturday, August 5. Check the Swim the Canal Facebook page for any updates.

Spectators welcome. Come cheer us on.

Note that Swim the Canal is generally held the last day of Nicolas Denys Days  . Why not join us for the whole week!

Hosted by The Village on the Canal Association. Sponsored by the MacBouch Restaurant and Grill.