The beach of La Salida San Pedro Alcantarain marbellawill host next November 27, starting at 11:00 a.m., the celebration of the III Winter Swim Crossingin which more than a hundred swimmers will participate, as reported on Monday by the Councilor for Sports Activities in San Pedro, Javier Mérida.
This was highlighted by the municipal official in the presentation of the test accompanied by the president of CD Resist4, Patxi Erkiaga, where he encouraged athletes and entities to participate in this free event organized by the Mayor’s Office and that will exceed one hundred registered.
The competition will have a route of 2,000 meters in ‘V’ and will be held in two different categories, depending on whether you participate with or without wetsuit. The bib collection will start at 9:30 a.m.while the trophy delivery to the first three of the female and male modalities is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.
“In previous editions we reached 120 participants and this year we hope to reach between 150 and 180 athletes”, said Erkiaga, who pointed out that the objective of the test is “continue to encourage swimming outside of the summer seasonin a time that is no longer open water”.
In this sense, he stated that the water temperature “is being fantastic these days” and emphasized that “there is no better place than Marbella to make a winter crossing”.