The Bay Challenge is an annual open water swim event hosted by the Vancouver Open Water Swim Association. The 9.6 km course crosses English Bay, from Sandy Cove to Kitsilano Beach. The event is open to both solo and relay participants.
Solo swimmers and relay teams of two, three, four or more dive into the water at Sandy Cove in West Vancouver and swim across the bay to Kitsilano Beach in Vancouver. This swim is a significant physical and mental challenge!
- Race check-in is at 6:30 a.m.
- Race begins at 7 a.m.