27# Bermuda Round the Sound Swim

Sunday, 8 October, 2017 (All day)


27th Annual Bermuda Round the Sound Swim
Sunday October 8, 2017
10K, 7.25K, 4K, 2K, 0.8K

Presented by:  Aqua Moon Adventures, Dolphin Swim Team of Bermuda, Bermuda Open Water Swimmers (B.O.W.S.) and the Bermuda Department of Tourism. An overseas territory of the UK Bermuda boasts 75 miles of dramatic coastline. Rich in history it lies in an astoundingly beautiful stretch of the Atlantic a mere 650 miles east of North Carolina. Flights from New York and other eastern US cities reach Bermuda’s shores in less than two hours. The open water swimming events take place in beautiful Harrington Sound. Bermuda’s water temperature in October averages 78.
Since inception the Round the Sound Swim has raised over $350,000 for local Bermuda charities, as well as provided a great reason to swim in Bermuda.

Come for the swim – and enjoy all Bermuda has to offer:
- horseback riding on the beaches
- diving the shipwrecks for treasure
- snorkeling/swimming over beautiful reefs
- golf overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
- you can wear Bermuda shorts and fit in
- enjoy a Rum Swizzle at the Swizzle Inn
- world class shopping & restaurants
- cross the world's smallest drawbridge (a foot long!)
- the post-race karaoke and social
- swim inside a cave/grotto at The Grotto Bay Beach Resort
- enjoy another Rum Swizzle
HEADQUARTERS HOTEL - The Grotto Bay Beach Resort:
We are pleased to announce that the Grotto Bay Beach Resort will be the official event resort. Grotto Bay has offered a discounted event rate for those coming to the Round the Sound Swim. The number of discounted rooms is limited - please reserve ASAP. To receive this special rate mention that you are with the: Round the Sound Swim Group.

If calling from the United States or Canada call toll free 1.855.447.6886, all other destinations  1.441.293.8333. Ask for extension 1906 or 1960.