CHAMPS OF THE BAY
Bay Swim - Just for Kids
The day after the Rottnest Channel Swim is officially FAMILY TIME!
Thank you to everyone who joined us in 2020 for heaps of family fun.
With a choice of 4 swim distances from 150m up to 600m, there is something for all kids aged 7 to 14 years.
Free ferry ticket , a medal, giveaways & lots of fun......
Start your day by swimming in the beautiful, calm & shallow waters of Thomson Bay, then just kick back, relax, eat, play and enjoy a FUN FAMILY DAY OUT at Rottnest Island.
THOMSON BAY - ROTTNEST ISLAND
Sunday 23rd February 2020
CHOOSE YOUR DISTANCE
The experienced team behind Champs of the Bay simply love swimming and organising events like this for the community to enjoy. As swimmers ourselves, we thrive on encouraging as many of you as possible to come along and try open water swimming in beautiful settings like this one at Rottnest Island. After such an enjoyable 2019 event, more fun and festivities are planned for the kids taking part in 2020.
Rottnest Channel Swim Association
Sportzcorp is excited to be hosting this unique event just for kids on the same weekend as the 2020 South 32 Rottnest Channel Swim. Champs of the Bay 2020 will be brought to you with support from the Rottnest Channel Swim Association which actively encourages participation in swimming at all levels through different generations of swimmers. We hope the event may go some way towards developing the next generation of "channel swimmers".
Our team's experience comes from many years of being involved with iconic community-focused swims such as WA's premier community swim enjoyed by over 1,100 swimmers every year - the Coogee Jetty to Jetty Swim.
Fun Day Out at Rottnest Island For The
We will again be offering all kids taking part in 2020 a unique race pack containing freebies, spot prizes & discounts courtesy of our terrific team of sponsors.
Courtesy of our Official Sponsors, look out for some exciting bonus vouchers and giveaway items which are INCLUDED in your entry fee!
Take advantage of these offers and enjoy some quality time with your family on the island.
FREE Ferry Tickets
for Swimmers - Rottnest Express & RIA
We are thrilled that Rottnest Express will again support Champs of the Bay 2020 as major event partner and exclusive ferry operator for this event.
Rottnest Island Authority are also generously sponsoring the island landing fees for Early Birds.
This means that ALL EARLY BIRD swimmers will be guaranteed a FREE same day return ferry ticket.
A FREE ticket code will be sent to your with your confirmation of entry and we encourage you to book early as this offer proved so successful in 2019 that the designated Champs of the Bay ferry service at 730am from Fremantle fully SOLD OUT....
Rottnest General Store & Rottnest Bakery
Generously supplying the event with refreshments for all swimmers and volunteers at the finish line, we encourage you to visit another of our island-based supporters - Rottnest General Store and the famous Rottnest Bakery.
Special Early Bird Bluetooth Speaker Offer - ASB Marketing
ASB Marketing is one of the best community-focused companies in Perth and we are delighted to welcome them to Champs of the Bay 2020.
With their support, we have a truly special offer for you - the first 40 Early Bird entrants will each receive a JIVE BLUETOOTH SPEAKER which can be synced to your phone or other mobile device .
Enter early and be 1 of the first 40 Early Birds to win your FREE JIVE SPEAKER ....
FREE Mini Golf - Rottnest Movies & Mini Golf
New for 2020 - all swimmers will receive a FREE round of Mini Golf thanks to the generous support of Rottnest Movies & Mini Golf.
Once you've finished the swim at the beach, head down to the Mini Golf to try your putting skills.
Great family fun for the "big" kids as well as our Champs of the Bay .
The Lane Cafe &
FREE Simmo's Ice Cream
We thank the team at The Lane Cafe on the island for their generous support of the 2020 event where ALL swimmers will again receive a voucher for a FREE SIMMO'S ICE CREAM...
Is there a more perfect way to cool down after your swim than enjoying a Simmo's Ice Cream?
Discounted Ferry Tickets for Parents & Spectators - Rottnest Express
Also courtesy of Rottnest Express, all parents and spectators accompanying the swimmers will receive discounted same day return ferry travel.
This really does make it possible for the whole family to travel to the event and enjoy a full day of fun activities as a family.
Book your ferry tickets early using special event discount codes to be there for the start and enjoy a day out on the island afterwards.
& Spot Prizes
All swimmers will receive a commemorative COTB Finisher's Medal as they complete their swim.
And thanks to our wonderful team of sponsors and supporters, a selection of Spot Prizes will be given out randomly on the day - including discount vouchers, swim goggles & COTB writing pads
Move Over Rotto Swimmers - It's Kids Time Now
A perfect opportunity for Rotto swimmers to invite families and friends over to the island after their huge Saturday swim efforts. After months of your own Rotto swim "me time", it's gotta be "family time" again!
Let your kids revel in their own Rotto achievement by taking part in Champs of the Bay 2020.
ABSOLUTELY UNBEATABLE VALUE !
WE THINK THIS IS THE BEST VALUE KIDS ACTIVITY FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY IN 2020 IN PERTH -- COME AND JOIN US TO SEE IF YOU AGREE ........
Official Photographer - Aussies in Action
Also new for 2020, Aussies in Action were on hand to snap some official photos of our Champs of the Bay swimmers - in the water and at the finish line. View their gallery HERE and grab a souvenir of their special event.