The Freedom Swim

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Where? Big Bay

When? 15-16 April 2017

Overnight? See Big Bay accommodation, in Western Cape

The Cadiz Freedom Swim is considered to be one of the toughest, most extreme long distance cold water sea swim races in the world - 7.5km across the famous Robben Island channel, known for its bitterly cold water (+/- 13 to 14 degrees) and strong, unpredictable currents.

The swim takes place in the water channel between Robben Island and Big Bay mainland, where the cold water creates the extreme factor. Average water temperature is usually around 13C / 55.4F.

Since it is open to the vast Atlantic Ocean, swimmers frequently experience swell and chop similar to the English Channel.
To ensure the safety of all participants and support crew, entries will be limited so it is important to book early to secure your spot.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Big Bay

Azure 34 On Big Bay

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Azure 34 On Big Bay

The apartment sleeps four adults and one child. The main bedroom has a Queen-size bed and a door leading out to the ... more

Eden On The Bay 225

Self Catering

Eden On The Bay 225

Situated at Eden on the Bay in Big Bay, Blouberg, Apartment 225 offers self catering accommodation for four guests. The ... more

Dolphin Ridge B11

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Dolphin Ridge B11

The Dolphin Ridge B11 Holiday Apartment has two bedrooms and can comfortably accommodate four guests. The main bedroom is ... more

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