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Dolphin Club Saipan kicks off Summer Fun Open Water Series on Father’s Day

(Press Release) — Dolphin Club Saipan kicks off its annual Summer Fun Open Water Series or OWS with a 2.5k Father’s Day Sunrise Wreck Swim.

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A photo of the wreck in the Father’s Day Sunrise Wreck Swim.  Dolphin Club Saipan photo

The Wreck Swim will be on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Hyatt, in front of Skipper’s Bar, with registration starting at 5 a.m. In addition to on-site registration, interested participants may register online at

The Summer Fun OWS offers four more swims, two being qualifiers for the 7.25k Eagle Ray swim.

Paupau Triangle offers three swim distances: 50m, 1.5k, and the Eagle Ray qualifier, 3.5k. The swim begins at Paupau Beach with registration at 7 a.m. and start time at 8 a.m. on July 6, 2019.

The Paupau to Tanapag swim is another 3.5k Eagle Ray qualifier scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. Registration begins on Paupau Beach at 6:45 a.m. with start time at 7:30 a.m.

The biggest swim, Eagle Ray, is a 7.25k swim from Paupau Beach to Managaha. Eagle is set for Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, with registration at 5:45 a.m. and start time at 6:40 a.m. This swim requires each swimmer to have an approved kayaker as a safety escort to Managaha.

The Summer Fun OWS ends with the Halloween Hunter Moon Swim on October 13, 2019. This fun night swim offers a .5k or 1k route at the Guma Sakman. Registration begins at 6:45 p.m. and start time at 7:30 p.m.

All swims have a registration fee of $20 for non-Dolphin Club Saipan members, $10 for members, and free for lifeguards with proof of certification.

Dolphin Club Saipan is the swim program of 500 Sails that offers free lessons for adults. Lessons are on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings at 6 a.m.

To learn more about 500 Sails, visit or its Facebook page @500Sails. For more information, email