When

Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 5:15 AM to 2:15 PM EDT
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Where

Smathers Beach

Key West, FL

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Katie Leigh, Kayak Coordinator
www.SwimAroundKeyWest.com
773-502-5087
kleigh5087@aol.com
Robert Ackerman
Irma Adams
Stacy Aguilar
Dan Allwine
Anjul Baid
Amy Barnish
Glen Berry
Cathy Bouras
Tim Brown
Larry Castillo
David Chen
Brandi Childers
Janel Coco
Guy Cooper
Daniel Fermaglich
Diana Gafford
Phil Glenn
Ted Gruber
Donald Grudeski
George Hancock
Gary Hansen
Melisa Hargrove
Karl Hess
Pam Jennelle
Steve Jennelle
Jennie Lynn Kallfelz
Crystal Miller
Germain Moya
Mathew Sieg
Tessinee Sieg
Erin Stover
Chuck Van Meter

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2019 Kayaker Commitment Form

We are currently looking for paddlers to accompany swimmers for the 43rd Annual Swim Around Key West on June 1. As a kayaker for a solo swimmer, you are providing much needed support to the athlete in any way necessary. You will be his/her only contact for the entire 12.5-mile swim. See detailed info below. We hope you will be able to join us.

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    Have you served as a kayaker for Swim Around Key West in the past?

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  • KAYAKER COMMITMENT: I agree to commit to kayaking for an assigned solo swimmer in the 43rd Annual Swim Around Key West on June 1, 2019. I understand that I must sign in by 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 31, at the tent at Smathers Beach and attend the mandatory pre-race meeting at 6 p.m. I also understand and agree to be present at the west end of Smathers Beach (near the restrooms) to check in and meet with my assigned swimmer by 5:15 a.m. on June 1. I understand that the course around Key West is a distance of 12.5 miles. Upon completing my task as my swimmer’s support kayaker, I will receive an honorarium of $110, plus an additional $50 if I provide my own kayak for the event. This token of gratitude is from your swimmer and will be given to you by the organizers of the 43rd Annual Swim Around Key West after you return to the beach.

  • LIABILITY RELEASE: I, as a participant in the 43rd Annual Swim Around Key West, do hereby release each and every organizer and sponsor of the swim, including without limitation, Cecilia Welzien and William Welzien, and all entities providing prizes or awards from and all liability of the same, arising out of, or related to my participation in said swim. I realize that there are dangers involved in my (our) participation in said swim, including without limitation unpredictable currents, boat traffic, electrical storms, poisonous and stinging organisms, and other risks attending this ocean swim; I hereby assume all risk of harm. I agree that I am providing a support boat/kayak with visible swimmer pennant flag, which shall attend me throughout the course of the swim and shall remain in close proximity to my position at all times. I assume all risk and responsibility for my health and medical needs during, or arising from the swim, including medical transportation to shore and to a medical facility if necessary.

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    I have read this liability release and understand its content without exception. You must be over 18 years of age OR the parent/legal guardian of a minor under 18 years of age OR the legal guardian of an incapacitated and/or mentally challenged person in order to agree to the text above.

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Official Swim T-Shirt

A t-shirt is NOT included for kayakers. If you would like to purchase an official 43rd Annual Swim Around Key West t-shirt, you may do so here for a reduced price of $20. These shirts will also be available at pre-registration and on race day for a fee of $25.

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