Carla van der Merwe, 24 September 2015
Benguela Cove is delighted to announce that they will be hosting a Lagoon Swim in association with Big Bay Events and the Freedom Swim Series at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate in Walker Bay, Hermanus.
The inaugural event will take place on Sunday, 18 October 2015 and participants can enter to swim either the one or three-mile course in the lagoon. This challenging yet protected swim offers the most amazing scenery and breathtaking views of the Bot River lagoon and Overberg mountains as a backdrop.
Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate is a 200-hectare lifestyle farm and exclusive luxury estate situated in Walker Bay, Hermanus. Overlooking the Bot River Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean; the favourable maritime conditions ensures that this unique terroir produces outstanding quality grapes. Spectators can enjoy the event from the Benguela Cove Boathouse on the day and watch as participants compete in this beautiful setting.
Wine tasting and off consumption wine sales of all Benguela Cove’s award-winning wines will be available at the Tasting Room. Participants and spectators can relax after the events by indulging in a delectable chocolate or cheese and wine pairing.
Medals will be awarded to all pre-entry swimmers and entry fees are R180 (1 mile) and R220 (3 miles) respectively. If you’d like to enter email Derrick Frazer on firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
For additional information please visit Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate’s website on www.benguelacove.co.za.