Acapulco 5k International Swim

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Acapulco Bay
Acapulco 5k International Swim, also known as the 5k Acapulco Ronald Johnson Swim, is held in Acapulco Bay (officially known as Acapulco de Juárez), a major sea port in the state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast of Mexico, 300 kilometers (190 mi) southwest from Mexico City. It offers a 1.5 km out-and-back course for children 10 years and under, a 2.5 km out-and-back course for those older than 10 years, and a 5 km point-to-point course for those at least 14 years across Acapulco Bay.

The event is organized by Acuática Nelson Vargas and the Mexican Swimming Federation.

The 5 km event starts at Las Hamacas Beach and ends at CICI beach with a time limit of 2 hours. The pace per 100 meters must average 2:24 in order to make the time limit.


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