(PRWEB) May 27, 2005
What: The inaugural Lady Liberty Swim
When: Sunday, May 29, 2005
Start: 7:00 a.m., Hudson River ParkÂs Pier 45 at Christopher Street
Finish: North Cove Yacht Harbor, Battery Park City
Distance: 1.3 miles
Who: Over 100 swimmers representing NYCÂs five boroughs, the states of New Jersey, California, Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia, as well as Brazil and Japan
Details: The first finishers should reach the North Cove at approximately 7:30 a.m., depending on currents. Awards will be given for top age group male and female finishers.
The swims are organized and sponsored by the Manhattan Island Foundation (MIF), Hudson River Park Trust, the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, Battery Park City Parks Corporation and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Info: More information about MIF, the Lady Liberty Swim and the Summer Swim Series can be found at http://www.nycswim.org.
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