To ensure that participants wishing to take part in the Singapore Aquathlon are able to demonstrate a level of competency to complete the swim course of their chosen race.
The swim trial is compulsory for all participants who have never swam in the open water. For relay teams, if the swimmer has never swam in the open water they must complete the swim trials.
There will be no more pool trials for this year; only open water swim trials. Participants must be able to complete their race distance in the open water to be able to qualify for the race.
Expert coaching advice, careful supervision as well as strict safety measures will be in place at the trials. A non-refundable admin fee of S$10 for each open water swim trial will be charged to the participant.
If you book a test and do not turn up, you will not be allowed to race.
The participants have to complete the Swim Trials Session according to the criteria:
Kids Distance: To swim 200m within 8 minutes
Youth and Mini Distance: To swim 400mwithin 15 minutes
Sprint and Junior Distance: To swim 600m within 30 minutes
Standard Distance: To swim 1200m within 50 minutes
How to register for the Swim Trial:
If you have yet to register for the event, please select “Swim Trial” under the merchandise page during registration.
If you have registered or missed out the Swim Trial during registration, please sign up at TRI-Factor Engage 2019.