The Bays Swim is a 3.6 km open water swim in New Zealand, held in December. It is the second race in the four open water swimming series called the Harbour Swim Series organised by the Auckland Central Masters Swimming Inc. designed to build confidence and distance over the swimming season.
In St Heliers Bay, participants start at St Heliers round the buoy located offshore, head to Tamaki Yacht Club and round the buoy to the finish.
Harbour Swim Series Events
- Orca Herne Bay to Watchmans Island Swim, 2.2 km on 15 November 2015
- Bays Swim, 3.6 km on 13 December 2015
- Chelsea Sugar Swim, 2.4 km on 21 February 2016
- Rangitoto Swim, 4.6 km on 10 April 2016
Harbour Swim Series Video