5th Annual Newport Harbor Swim Event: Swim to Skim


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Sun Jul 08, 2018, 05:30 AM - 11:00 AM


39 America's Cup Avenue72 Fort Adams DriveNewport, RI 02840


Clean Ocean Access is hosting the 5th Annual Newport Harbor Swim Event: Swim to Skim on July 7, 2018! This is a 1.7 mile swim event across the Newport Harbor, beginning at Perrotti Park on America's Cup Avenue, and ending at Sail Newport at Fort Adams State Park. Clean Ocean Access is looking for volunteers to staff this large event. Volunteer opportunities include:

- Starting line duties (10 volunteers)
- Finish line duties (10 volunteers)
- Paddle Boarders and Kayakers (40 volunteers) -- experience necessary and personal equipment preferred. Paddle boards and kayakers are necessary for defining the race path and protecting the swimmers.

If you are interested in volunteering for this event, please let us know! We will developing more specific volunteer jobs in the upcoming months.


  • Event Management
  • Swimming
  • Water Recreation
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • two to three hours

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