Swim Route

The swim will comprise of a rectangular sea swim in the relatively safe water of Port Eynon Bay which has blue flag status.

  • Wetsuits are mandatory
  • Swim caps are mandatory – Only the issued swim caps are permitted.

The athletes will be required to start from deep water. Athletes are advised to take care when entering and exiting the water due to stony conditions underfoot.
The buoy will be on the Left hand side of the athletes at all times.
There will be trained water safety crews in the water 15 minuets prior to the swim start.

Athletes will be given a 1 minute warning, the race will start via the use of an air horn any time within that minute

Please listen to all instructions issued.


Check out this map on MapMyFitness: 0.74 km Gower Triathlon Swim
Distance: 0.74 km