Open Water Swim
It's time to get active with the Abu Dhabi Sports Council at the city's popular beach with family and friends and get fit together with a range of swimming activities and swim distances!
The Open Water Swim will be held on at the Corniche Beach in Abu Dhabi, with different laps and distances, and all races for both genders.
The offered distances will be 3 kilometres, 1.5 kilometres, 750 metres and a small 200 metre dash for the little ones. The cut-off time for the 3 kilometres eace will be 40 minutes. Any swimmer failing to complete the first lap of the course within this time will be stopped from starting the second lap, for their own safety.
Start times for all races:
- 8:00 AM: 3 kilometre race
- 9:10 AM: 1.5 kilometre race
- 9:50 AM: 750 metre race
- 10:15 AM: 200 metre race