The Great Ohio River Swim is a challenging event that requires appropriate skills and preparation. 

The course is across the river and back and is approximately 900 meters long. 

Competing in the Great Ohio River Swim requires swimmers to have experience sighting in open water, negotiating river currents and being able to compete a swim at least 1000 meters long. 

At registration, all participants will be asked to verify that they are prepared to compete in the Great Ohio River Swim and have completed 1000 meters/yards without stopping within 2 weeks of event date. 

With all due respect, please do not enter this event if you cannot sign the verification.