Rotary Club of Kwinana Swimarathon participants to go the distance


Rotary Club Members Wendy Cooper, James Sharkey and Genevieve Carr. Picture: Jon Hewson
Rotary Club Members Wendy Cooper, James Sharkey and Genevieve Carr. Picture: Jon Hewson

THE Rotary Club of Kwinana is holding a Swimarathon at the end of the month.

The event will be part of the worldwide Rotary Global Swimarathon event.

Participants swim lengths of the main pool over the course of an hour, with the minimum requirement two lengths of the pool.

To cater for people having different swimming abilities, there will be a lane allocated for fast swimmers, a lane for medium swimmers, a lane for slow swimmers and a children’s lane.

There will also be a lane available for children to paddle about with the assistance of a parent.

The cost of participation will be $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Spectators are encouraged to make a gold coin donation and all funds raised will go directly to End Polio Now.

There will be a free sausage sizzle after the event.

WHAT: Swimarathon

WHERE: Kwinana Recquatic Centre

WHEN: Sunday, February 26 at 11.30am

CONTACT: Genevieve on 0448 170 601 or James on 9592 4987.