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Join us for our 16th Mile

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Merrifield Mile*500m MerriDash * Terraforce 250mSpur Splash

Swim the Merrifield Mile and earn Discovery Vitality points.

Entry forms: Will be available at Sportsmans Warehouse, Cycle HQ and Merrifield Prep School and College
Or online from 1 February 2018
Online entries close on Friday afternoon at 1pm

Registration: You may enter and register at Merrifield School on Saturday 3 March.
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 3 March 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 Merrifield Mile:

Merrifield Preparatory School and College is proud to be hosting the Sixteenth Mile on 4 March 2018. The 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!

Merrifield Mile Market
Any exhibitors interested in hosting a stall can contact Weena Moolman on 0834112550 or merrimunch@gmail.com
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: info@mpsc.co.za.