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.


 

Wetsuit Policy
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.  

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Location is at the finish area: American Civil War Museum, 500 Tredegar Street, Richmond, VA 23219


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 - 5:00 PM    Race Awards Ceremony, dinner and after party.  

***********************LOCATION CHANGE***********************

Location is at the finish area: American Civil War Museum, 500 Tredegar Street, Richmond, VA 23219


Sunday, October 22, 2017 

Depart Richmond or Stay :)