Qualifying Swims and Age Limits

All solo swimmers: you must provide evidence of a qualifying swim in your registration form. 

Teams of two, four and six: by agreeing to Port to Pub's Terms and Conditions, you acknowledge you can swim the qualifying swim distances recommended by Port to Pub (see table below). You do not need to provide proof.

Age Limits and Qualifying Swims

Category

Minimum Age

Qualifying Swim

25km ultra-marathon

Solo swimmer

14 years

10km under 4 hours 15 mins within a two year timeframe prior to the event date.

OR

Solo Rottnest Channel crossing (Port to Pub or RCS) in last 2 years.

19.7km

Solo swimmer 

14 years

10km under 4 hours 15 mins within a two year timeframe prior to the event date.

OR

Solo Rottnest Channel crossing (Port to Pub or RCS) in last 2 years.

 

Teams -  If you are participating in the event as part of a single team of two or more swimmers, by agreeing to the evert Terms & Conditions, you warrant that you meet the relevant event qualifying requirements set out in the table below. You do not need to provide proof of this swim to the event organisers

 

Category Age Qualifying Swim

19.7km

Duo

13 years with parental consent

RECOMMENDED ONLY: 2.5km within a two year timeframe prior to the event date.

OR

Rottnest Channel solo or duo crossing (Port to Pub or RCS) completed in last 2 years.

19.7km

Team of 4

13 years with parental consent

RECOMMENDED ONLY: 1.25km within a two year timeframe prior to the event date.

19.7km

Team of 6

13 years with parental consent

RECOMMENDED ONLY: 1.25km within a two year timeframe prior to the event date