aQuellé Ocean Racing Series

Come join the fun

This season we offering FREE online registration but penalties will apply to on the day registrations.

Daily Race Entry Fees:
Ocean Events - R100
5km Beach Run - R50
Kids 1km Beach Run - R40

Manual or on the Day Entry Fee subject to R30 late entry fee (once off charge)

ORS - Season 13 swim caps are compulsory. Replacement caps available through online merchandising or on race day from merchandising at just R30 each.

Finishers medals for Kids 1km run only. Category winners medals for all disciplines and age groups.

SERIES PACKS available at just R100 when making pre-series registration . Contents to be indicated shortly. Packs to be collected at the Registration function at News Cafe on Saturday 7th October between 4pm and 6pm.

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Premier Membership (Fully Paid)

Premier membership offers a hassle free season AND a 20% discount on your season's entry fees for all 11 races (Season 13).

Premier Membership* Swims: R 960
Premier Membership Run/Walk: R 520
Premier Membership Kids Run: R 432

No hassle to bring money to the beach on race days, no long queues to register as Premier Members receive a Silicone wristband with their race number and are automatically registered each race day in accordance with the discipline which they indicate on the members attendance listing which they are required to sign on race days (to indicate they are present).

FAMILY DISCOUNT When purchasing FOUR family Premier Memberships, Zsports will give you the cheapest membership for FREE. Put all your family entries into the online shopping basket and check-out using the EFT payment option - then contact us to finalise discount before you pay. Only direct family members qualify (not uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, cousin etc)

Ocean Swimming Races

The Ocean Racing Series offers 4 swim distances throughout the season - a 400m, 1km, 2km and 3km race. The 1km Ocean Swim consists of one lap, the 2km will be two laps and the 3km is three laps whilst the 400m is on a different course. Swim direction is anti-clockwise unless specified otherwise at race briefing before the start. Swimmers to remain in the water between laps. aQuellé branded ORS swim cap is compulsory in the specific discipline colour, wetsuits are optional. Lifeguards are present throughout the swim to assist participants.

Beach Runs

The 5km Beach Run is arguable one of the most scenic fun runs in the country. An out and back course (all along the beach) from Hobie Beach to the water table positioned in line with the Beacon (off Admiralty Way) and back.

How to enter?

The easiest is to enter online. The benefit of online entry is that we get accurate (as you provide) info and you receive an immediate confirmation together with your Series race number. Our online system accepts credit card or EFT (your promise to transfer funds into our account) payments AND we don't charge you extra for this like most other payment sites.

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