While visiting Phillip Island in February, make sure you check out the San Remo Channel Challenge.
This is a racing event that includes a 500 metre swim across the channel between San Remo and Phillip Island. Hundreds of participants head to this small township to compete in this race year after year.
San Remo Channel Challenge – 2016 Swim Event & Entry
The race comprises of two stages, first complete a 500 metre swim across the channel. The second stage is a 2km run back over the bridge to reach the finish line in San Remo. The San Remo Channel Challenge is the final of the three events in the Bass Summer Series which also includes the Phillip Island Penguin Swim Classic held on January 3rd and the Cowes Classic held on February 6th.
For those who are coming to the event as spectators, there is so much for you to enjoy. San Remo comes to life with children’s rides, market stands, food vendors, a fashion parade, live music and so much more! You don’t have to be a participant to enjoy this event, so come on down to San Remo and enjoy the summer atmosphere at this fun event.
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