Memphremagog Winter Swimming Festival by Kingdom Games
February 23, 24, and 25, 2018
“We felt welcomed, celebrated, and safe.” – Louise Hyder-Darlington, first time winter swimmer from Elizabethtown, PA
“Best weekend of my life” – MJ Staples, first time winter swimmer from Clarksville, GA
We are FULL.
Registrations are accepted for waiting list only.
We are looking for 15 hearty volunteers
– to escort swimmers to and from the pool,
– to carry their clothing from one end of the pool to the other,
– to help with timing AND keep the pool clear of ice,
– to drink our vodka.
25 Meter Breast Stroke and Hat Competition
- 25 Meter Freestyle
25 Meter Butterfly
50 Meter Freestyle
100 Meter Freestyle
200 Meter Freestyle
200 Meter Four Person Relay
Fees: $150 minimum. $25 for each additional event up to $225 maximum for the weekend. Fee’s include Saturday’s Seafood Buffet and Award Ceremony at The Eastside Restaurant and more
Tentative Schedule of Events 2018
Friday, February 23rd
10:00 am to 3:00 pm – Install Platforms, hoist flags
4:00 pm Warm Up at Jasper’s
6:00 pm Rolling Welcome Dinner at the Tasting Center
Saturday, February 24th
10:00 am 25 meter Breast Stroke and Best in Hat Competition
11:15 am 25 meter Competitive Breast Stroke
12:15 am 25 meter Freestyle
1:10 pm Lunch
1:45 pm 50 meter freestyle
2:55 pm 100 meter freestyle
4:00 pm Jammie Party
6:00 pm Seafood-Buffet at The EastSide and Day One Award Ceremony – Covered by Registration Fee
Sunday, February 25th:
10:00 am 200 Meter Freestyle
11:00 am 25 Meter Butterfly
12:30 pm 200 Meter Relays
1:00 pm Lunch and Final Award ceremony.
Qualifications: All swimmers in the 25 meter and 50 meter events must have swum at least 25 meters in water with a temperature of 41 F or less. All swimmers in the 100 meter event must have swum 50 meters in water with a temperature of 41 F or less. All 200 meter swimmers must have completed 100 meters in water with a temperature of 41 F or less.