Registration Open for Richardson Rough Water Swim

June 14, 2019, 7:30 AM HST (Updated June 14, 2019, 7:30 AM)

Registration is now open for the 2019 Richardson’s Rough Water Swim.

The swim will be held at Richardson Ocean Park on Sunday, July 28, 2019, with check-in beginning at 6:45 a.m. and the race starting at 8 a.m.

Registration forms are available at all county pools and the Hilo Recreation Office located at Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale, 799 Pi`ilani St.

The cost is $20 per swimmer until July 15 for ages 10 through kūpuna. Late registration begins July 16, and the cost is $40 (cash only).


Swimmers may also register the day of the swim; bring exact change only.

Late registrants are not guaranteed an event T-shirt.

For more information, contact the Hawai‘i County Parks and Recreation Aquatics Department at
(808) 961-8694.



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