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To The Bridge and Back

October 4, 2014

Upper James River
American Legion Post 354
4800 Welby Turn
Midlothian, VA 23113

Registation Information

REGISTRATION FEES (Links at the bottom of the page)

10-Mile Race Fee:  $250

Race Fee includes: 

  • Escort Pilot with kayak (if you have your own pilot we can provide the kayak and gear)
  • GPS Tracking during the event
  • "To the Bridge&Back" Cap 
  • "To the Bridge&Back" T-shirt
  • Race Bag with Sponsor SWAG
  • Finishers Award
  • Free professional race photos & video
  • Post Race Party Pass for swimmer and escort pilot
  • Party includes catered brunch, mimosas, beer, hot-tubs, massage, and music

 

$5,000 PRIZE PURSE

  Male Female
1st Place $1000 $1000
2nd Place $650 $650
3rd Place $500 $500
4th Place $250 $250
5th Place $100 $100

 

5-Mile Race Fees:

  Swimmer & Kayaker Team Swimmer Only
Before Mar. 25 $75 $100
Before May 25 $85 $110
Before Jul. 25 $95 $120
Before Sep. 25 $105 $130
Up to Race Day $125 $150

Race Fee includes: 

  • "To the Bridge&Back" Cap 
  • "To the Bridge&Back" T-shirt
  • Race Bag with Sponsor SWAG
  • Finishers Award
  • Free professional race photos
  • Post Race Party Pass for swimmer
  • Party includes catered brunch, mimosas, beer, hot-tubs, massage, and music

 

Kayak Information:

* Escort kayakers are not required for the 5-Mile event. Peluso Open Water will provide safety SUP's and Kayaks throughout the course but not personalized escorts. There is, however, a discounted entry fee for those who register with a kayaker.

* Kayakers must provide their own kayak and wear a USCG approved PFD at all times when on the water.

 

Rent a Kayak - Have a kayaker but no kayak, no problem. Kayak Richmond is the official kayak supplier for Peluso Open Water.  Your rental kayak with PFD/Paddle will be on-site at 8am race morning.

 

  • On-Line Registration closes at 11:00p.m. Thursday October 2, 2014
  • There is no race day registration.
  • Each registered participant and volunteer will receive the race t-shirt and a post-race party pass.
  • We cannot guarantee t-shirts for registrations received after Sept. 12, 2014
  • Packet Pick Up will be held at the race site from 7:15-8:15a.m.

Refund Policy

50% of your entry fee may be refunded until September 12, 2014 or until the event has filled. No refunds will be issued for any reason after September 12, 2014. Event entries are not transferable between persons or years. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to these refund terms. To request a refund you must send a refund request email with the subject line: Refund Request and the following information:

  1. Name
  2. Email
  3. Phone
  4. Address
  5. Race Category
  6. Request to Withdraw from the Event

 

Cancellation Protection

James River conditions can be unpredictable. We have selected a race date that has historically been a more consistent, reliable time of year. However, we reserve the right to postpone or cancel the race if weather or water conditions are deemed unsafe by Peluso Open Water Staff.

You have the option of purchasing cancelation insurance for $10. If weather or river conditions prohibit us from producing a safe event, we will refund your full registration fee.

 

10-Mile Race

Application

 

5.0-Mile Race

Register