SAFETY CRAFT, EQUIPMENT AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Each solo swimmer and team swimmer must have the mandatory boat support and kayak support on the water. Safety equipment on board boats must be the mandatory requirements required by NSW Maritime services, Marine Safety Act and Navigation Act. Each boat will require both a skipper and an observer. The skipper must have a contractual arrangement with the swimmer for the swimmer and crew’s safety.

Kayakers must have a Personal Flotation Device.

NO SHARK WANDS BECAUSE OF THE SAFETY ISSUE TO PELOTON SWIMMERS.