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Andy Rooney Ocean Mile or 2 Mile Swim

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Saturday Jul 13, 2024 7:30AM

This event is in named after two Mayor's of Sea Bright New Jersey. Andrew B. Manning was Mayor of Sea Bright when he passed in 1988.  Charlie Rooney Jr. was mayor for 10 years from 1989 to 1999.

The AMY LYNN GILL AWARD will be presented to the

1st Place Female in the One Mile Swim

and will be presented by her daughter Hayden Gill. 

The MIKE HUDSON AWARD will be presented to the 1st Place Male in the One Mile Swim 


See Sea Bright Surf Cam 200 Yards from race

T-Shirts Guaranteed to first 125 registered swimmers.

If you come race day and have not yet registered, you MUST do it on your cell phone. No computers or tablets will be available. Do it at home before you come. You will receive an instant email with your chip numner to pick up when you arrive. Simple, easy and SAFE!

6:45-7:15AM Registration - Swimmers need to Register 30 min Prior to their swim

Both swims will start on the south end of the Sea Bright public beach in front of Donovans.

The Two Mile swim will start at 7:30AM

The One Mile Swim will start at 8:15AM

Course Information and description click here

Sea Bright, NJ “There’s No Place Like Sea Bright”

Limited to 200 registered participants ONLY

Wetsuit wearers will be in a separate division. Only top three overall Male and Female

Age Group Awards for non wetsuit wearers only


Please park in the main municipal lot at the light at intersection of River St and Ocean Ave, Sea Bright. No fees or tickets until 11AM


Sea Bright Beach Bathing Pavillion, Center of the main parking lot.

Beautiful Bathrooms are located in the new pavillion.

Swim Direction:

We will not be doing a point to point swim this year. Start and finish will be at the Sea Bright Public Beach. It will be in a typical triangle format. No busses this year.

6:45-7:15 Registration - Swimmers need to Register 30 min Prior to their swim

Sea Bright lifeguards will be stationed along the route in the water. Anyone needing assistance, please raise your hands and wave to attract their attention.

Results posted LIVE

Keep your cell phones close, we email each finisher as they finish, as long as we can read your email on the race day form. All the more reason to enter prior to race day.

All athletes are responsible to return their timing chip at the end of the finish chute. Please separate chip and strap. Straps need to be folded properly and placed in a separate bin.


Race Price Start Time Sanctioning Organization

2 Mile Ocean Swim - Open water swim - Open Water Swim $35.00 - by 7/1 7:30 am N/A
1 Mile Ocean Swim - Open water swim - Open Water Swim $35.00 - by 7/1 8:15 am N/A