Interested in swimming the Brighton Jetty Classic but feeling a bit unsure? Or perhaps want some extra coaching to sharpen your skills and build your confidence?

The Be Active program is funded by the Brighton Surf Life Saving Club and the Government of South Australia, Office for Recreation & Sport. It is free to participants and aimed at both new comers and old hands to improve their techniques and confidence for open water swimming.

Participants must be able to swim & at least 12yrs of age.

Sessions are held at the Brighton Surf Club from 2.15pm Saturday afternoons. They commence at the Start of November and are held every Saturday up to the 7 Brighton Jetty Classic at the start of February.

Key Dates for 2017

Online Registration opens: October 2016

Registration closes for 2017 Club 7 nomination: 6pm Friday 6th January 2017

Registration Closes for consideration for the 400m Fast Lap: 6pm Monday 30th January 2017

Early Bird Online Registration Closes: 8pm Wednesday 1st February 2017

Late Online registration: Opens 2nd February, Closes midnight Friday 3rd February 2017

Late ‘On the day’ registration opens: 7am Sunday 5th February 2017

Late registration closes 45mins prior to the swim wave start time.



Key information relating to swim day for the Channel 7 Brighton Jetty Classic will be updated here as it becomes available.


2016 Event Program

PRELIMINARY 2017 Swimwave Timetable

2016 Swimmer Information