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Selkie Henley Classic

Open Water Swimming Ltd.

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Remenham, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 3DD, United Kingdom

Racecheck Badge Award
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Distance Date
2.1K ?

2.10KM

Swim

June 27, 2021

Overview

Selkie Henley Classic is a Swimming event taking place in Remenham, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 3DD, United Kingdom. It's a race offering 1 distance option:

  • 2.1K

 

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What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Selkie Henley Classic, as voted on by past participants.


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The Event

Useful pre-race info 17
Bucket list event 15
Great medal 14
Spectator friendly 13
Festival atmosphere 11
Family friendly 11
Exciting event village 11
Well-stocked goody bag 7
Ideal for beginners 6
Supports good cause 5
PB potential 4
Good public transport links 1


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Course Profile

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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Selkie Henley Classic, as determined by athlete reviews.

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4.96
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Registration Process
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4.94
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Safety
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4.93
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Marshal Supervision
All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Jack Wilshaw
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Reviewed 8 months ago

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The first open water swim I participated in here in the U.K., I have done many more since but it still remains one of my favourites - I keep going back year after year. It’s an early start and I’ve never managed anything other than a fitful nights sleep but ...Read full review

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Seamus Nageotte
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Reviewed 8 months ago

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Just fun -- a great way to welcome the sunrise and enjoy the morning. The course is straight, so easy to navigate. Ad there was plenty of support along the way. 

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Awards & Accolades

Racecheck Badge Award

Gold Award - 2019

Racecheck Badge Award

Silver Award - 2018



Reviews (90)

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2019 Average
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Quality of Aid Stations
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Environmentally Friendly
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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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