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Registration starts

Wednesday 10/05/2023 from 5AM

Registration deadline

Tuesday 1/08/2023

Date of the race

Sunday 20/08/2023


GENEVE-PLAGE opens at 07h00.

First group departure 8h00.

Next group departure Every 15 mn.

account_box Distance and group configuration


The race's distance is about 1800 meter

List of groups

Swimmers will be divided into 4 groups as far as possible according to their level.

During registration, if the desired group is full, swimmers are free to register to another free group.
Grey group Less than 35 minutes. Dp 08h00.
Pink Group Between 35 and 45 minutes. Dp 08h15.
Blue Group Between 45 and 55 minutes. Dp 08h30.
Green Group More than 55 minutes. Dp 08h45.

The Race organization reserves the right to place a participate in another group than the one he has chosen in order to balance the number of swimmers per group.

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Limited Time

The time to finish the course is limited to 75 minutes (1h15) .

Beyond this time, swimmers will be taken care of by the lifeguards (Le sauvetage de Geneve).

Competition fee

The fee is set to 20 CHF per person.

Payment is due by internet if you own an e-banking contract or by credit card through Paypal website.

Online registration

We only accept online registration, you can access the form here.

Minimum Age

The minimum age to register to the race is 16 years old .

Main rules

Beware of the general rules available (Still In french sorry !)here.

Beware it is mandatory to wear your bathing cap to participate to the race, its color corresponds to the allocated group!

Dont forget to pick it up at BAINS des PAQUIS:

Thursday 17/08/2023 between 17h30 & 20h00 OR Saturday 19/08/2023 between 10h00 & 15h00

On Sunday, there is no so much time for bathing cap delivery as we have a tight schedule. Please don't be late as we can not afford any delay !!