The 2020 MILE is on 23 February at
Wriggleswade Dam – South Africa
Hope to see you there!

Join us for our 18th Mile
Swim the KFC Merrifield Mile and earn Discovery Vitality points.

Follow the links for more information about each event
KFC Merrifield Mile*500m MerriDash * Terraforce 250m* KFC Splash

Entry forms: Will be available at Sportsmans Warehouse, Cycle HQ and Merrifield Prep School and College
Or online from 1 January 2019
Online entries close on Friday 15 February at 1pm

Registration: You may enter and register at Merrifield School on Saturday 16 February.
From 09h00 – 13h00.

Or register at Wriggleswade Dam on Sunday between 8h30 and 10h45
Collect your goodie bag, swimming cap and timing chip.

Entries after 1pm on Saturday 16 February will be charged the late entry fee rate.

PLEASE NOTE: The NSRI is in charge of safety on the water. They have plenty of life guards and craft on the dam. Due to NSRI Safety regulations no members of family or public will be permitted to accompany swimmers on craft or boats during the race.

About the KFC Merrifield Mile:

Merrifield Preparatory School and College is proud to be hosting the seventeenth mile on 17 February 2019. The KFC Merrifield Mile is an open water swimming event. The swim takes place at the Wriggleswade Dam near Stutterheim. It is approximately 65 km from East London. It is an idyllic setting – a wonderful place for an outing for the whole family.

Craft stalls, food and cold drink stalls available at the event.
Fun activities for the family.
Great prizes to be won!

KFC Merrifield Mile Market
Any exhibitors interested in hosting a stall can contact Weena Moolman on 0834112550 or
Stall rental is R150, terms and conditions apply.

You might want to bring tents, caravans and a picnic and come and make a weekend of it. Contact Amanda at Wriggleswade Dam to book your camp site on 083 752 4545

For more information contact: Tracey Mangold the Merrifield Mile Organiser on 043-748 6094 or email: