aQuellé Ocean Racing Series

aQuellé Ocean Racing Series

Started in January 2006, the Ocean Racing SeriesTM remains one of the largest family beach events in Africa and is unique to Nelson Mandela Bay.

The Series offers a fantastic way to stay fit in a casual, friendly and safe environment. Participants of all ages and fitness abilities are encouraged to join in the fun of the Series which is great for families.

Join hundreds of like-minded people on (mostly) alternate Sunday mornings throughout Summer. Check out the event dates or download the Series Calendar from the link on the left-hand menu.

Season 13

The aQuellé Ocean Racing Series - Season 13 starts with a registration function on Saturday 7th October 2017 (between 4pm and 6pm) ahead of round 1 on Sunday 8th October 2017. 

aQuelle Ocean Racing Series - 7 Events to choose from
All disciplines run simultaneously so you choose which one you'd like to do on a specific race day.

Season 13 entry fees

Ocean Events - R100
Beach Events - R50
Kids Event - R40

Register & pay online and SAVE:- Race day late entry fee of R30 applies to all entries paid for on race day.

Swimmers are required to swim in the designated swim cap for the chosen discipline. Replacement silicone caps are available for just R30 at registration or at beach.


Giving back

The nominated charity for Season 13 will be Rotary. Through the Rotary Club of Port Elizabeth Sunrise, the ORS helps contribute towards the upliftment of the local community. The Rotarians manage a bag drop of zone for participants on race day and donations are always welcome for the safe keeping of your belongings whilst you are taking part in the event.

Africa's largest family beach event is unique to Nelson Mandela Bay