The aQuellé River Mile

Prize Template for 2022

WORLD CLASS finishers medals for all official finishers.

R13,000 in prizes for our overall TOP 5 in the Mile events

1 R2 000 R2 000
2 R1 500 R1 500
3 R1 250 R1 250
4 R1 000  R1 000
5 R 750 R 750



aQuellé Hampers for the winners in the following Age Group Categories for our 98th River Mile events is:

14 and under
30 - 34
35 - 39
40 - 44
45 - 49
50 - 54
55 - 59
60 - 64
65 and older

Your age will be that which is applicable on RACE DAY.

The Kids Across the River Race

Age groups will be swum in 6 and under, 8 and under, 10 and under and 12 and under age groups.

Only open to swimmers NOT TAKING part in any other swimming races on the day. Floats may be used in the younger age groups and/or one parent may swim with the child. 

Hamper prizes for the top 3 boys and girls in each age group. The Top 3 hamper winners in age group may not be assisted in anyway.



Club & School team award for the first 5 swimmers from a club/school as indicated on your website PROFILE.

u/14 Club team for the first 3 swimmers from a club - same rules as above with regards to eligibility.


Hosted in Nelson Mandela Bay this is Africa's oldest open water swimming event - established in 1924.