Air Temp expectation on October 21 in Richmond: LOW 50 Degree F/ 10 C HIGH 68 F/ 20 C
Water Temp in the James River is expected to be near 60 F/16 C. Historically, we could see temp as high as 66 F/19 C and temps as low as 56 F/13 C.
On October 21, a representative day, the sky is clear or mostly clear 60% of the time, partly cloudy 3% of the time, and mostly cloudy or overcast 33% of the time.
SwimRunVA will follow the following policy: If the low race day air temperature and low race day water temperature added together is less than 32C, wetsuits will be REQUIRED. If the low race day air temperature and low race day water temperature is greater than 32C, wetsuits will be optional.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome dinner, MANDATORY PRE-RACE BRIEFING and packet pick-up.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:30 AM Bus transportation from Race headquaters hotel AND RACE FINISH AREA to start line
6:55 AM Start line warm-up
7:30 AM Race Start
11:00AM - 3:00 PM Finish line celebration with music, recovery drinks and food/snacks
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Race Awards Ceremony, dinner and after party. Walking distance from race headquarters hotel.
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Depart Richmond or Stay :)