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Robben Island Freedom Day Swim 2020

04 April 2020

Freedom Swim 2020 is on
Dates: 4th and 5th April 2020
We are looking at a contingency day in case Saturday 4th April is not swimmable.
Save the dates.
Contact the organisers for further details: 
Entries expected to open 1 October 2019 on the following website:

The first Freedom Swim Qualifier takes place during the Mica Cape Swim Series Heritage Day Swim 2019 24 September.

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The Robben Island Freedom Day Swim is considered the "Everest" to every open water swimmer in South Africa. To celebrate Freedom Day (27 April 1994), which marks the beginning of democracy in South Africa, an iconic swim from Robben Island to Big Bay is held annually.