The Barbados Open Water Festival has engaged Sportstats to provide the official times for all swim races at the 2018 event. Sportstats is a leading timing company contracted to time over one thousand races in 24 countries in 2018 and is affiliated with events including marathon, cycling, skiing, triathlon and swimming. Sportstats is the official time company for Ironman in North America, Rock N Roll Marathon Series and recently re-signed with Canada Running Series. The growing company, was founded in 1991 in Ottawa and prides itself with having "the best equipment in the business" and an experienced and dedicated staff. The Barbados Open Water Festival has grown with every passing year and organisers are continuously striving to provide a highly satisfying and memorable experience for all swimmers. The Barbados Open Water Festival offers races over four distances: 1.5K, 3.3K, 5K and 10K and the 7th event is scheduled for November 10-11, 2018. Swimmers of varying ages and abilities from all over the world and from the enthusiastic local swimming community take part annually. Prior to the timed races swimmers can opt to take part in practice swims as well as social dinners (Nov 7-9). To learn more, seek preferred rates at our partner hotels or enter visit our web site.
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Kristina Evelyn - Barbadian. Enjoys promoting open water swimming in the calm crystal waters of Barbados and meeting open water swimmers from all over the world.