2nd January 2024 Your Duck?
2nd January 2024
Your Duck?

Knysna Splash 2023 - 4

Due to the Knysna Lagoon tides the 2023 – 24 Event will be held on the 2nd January 2024 


Splash Swim

Duck Races

Date : 02/01/2024

Venue: Knysna Yacht Club

Total Prizes: R 3000

Knysna Open Water Swim 

(3000m) Knysna Lagoon Mile Swim (1650m) Junior Swim (600m).

Registration & Costs:

a] 3000m Swim

Registration: 07:00 – 08:30                     R 385 

Start: Knysna Yacht Club Jetty 09:00

b] 1650m Swim

Registration: 07:00 – 10:00                     R 335 

Start: Knysna Yacht Club Slipway 10:30

c] 600m Swim     

Registration: 07:00 – 10:30                     R 235

Start: Knysna Yacht Club Slipway 11:30

Entry includes SANPARKS Fee

It is possible to have cold water December / January
We encourage the use of wetsuits if the temperature is below 18 deg C
Winners over 18 deg C or more wearing wetsuits will not qualify for prizes

Date: 02/01/2024

Venue: Knysna Quays

Sales: Online & on Race Day at Knysna Quays & Lofts: 07:00 – 10:30

Tickets: R 65 (per duck)


Prizes: R 15000  

1st R 7000
2nd R 4000
3rd & 4th R 2000


Join in the fun, watch this live at Knysna Waterfront, it really is a sight when nearly a 1000 ducks ‘swim’ (race) along the canal at the Knysna Waterfront.

Venue: Knysna Quays – Yacht Bridge

Start time: From 13:00 


Knysna Splash is a Knysna Rotary project.

All proceeds are used for the Knysna Rotary Safe Swimming programme for local children

who otherwise might not have the opportunity to learn to swim.

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