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IGNITE SwimRun Rhode Island (5 mi swim/12 mi run OR 2 mi/7 mi)

  • Fred Benson Town Beach 7 Corn Neck Road New Shoreham, RI, 02807 United States (map)

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An endurance race that combines the thrill of endurance racing with the beauty of nature. A multi-stage competition in which two person teams run and swim through a cross-country race course involving many transitions.

IGNITE SwimRun Rhode Island is staged on Block Island just off the coast. Starting at Fred Benson Town Beach, participants will enjoy 17 miles of incredible panoramic views and amazing terrain. A mixture of flat and hilly terrain make for a great race for all level athletes. 

Long Course Race
Swim - 7 legs: 5 mi
Run - 8 legs: 12 mi
Total distance: 17 mi

Short Course Race
Swim - 3 legs: 2.0 mi
Run - 4 legs: 7.0 mi
Total distance: 9.0 mi