The Channel 7 Brighton Jetty Classic is an open water swim with distances of 1500m and 400m. With Austswim kids swims with distances of 100m, 200m and 300m for kids aged 7 to 12 years old.

Swimmers are asked to register online to avoid queuing and delays of registration. Subject to health advice, the 7BJC may elect to limit on the day registrations.

The 2022 Online Entry Fee for all 400m and 1500m swims: $35

The 2022 Online entry fee for the 300m, 200 and 100m Austswim family swims: $20.

In the event of a cancellation resulting from restrictions placed on gatherings by the SA Health Officer, SA Police or the State Government, specifically addressing COVID-19, entrants will be entitled to claim a refund equal to the sum paid, less $5 administration fee per entrant per swim.

Minimum age for 1500m events is 12 years old on the day of the swim.

  • Minimum age for 400m events is 10 years old on the day of the swim.
  • Age requirement for Austswim 100m event is 7 to 8 years old on the day of the swim.
  • Age requirement for Austswim 200m event is 9 to 10 years old on the day of the swim.
  • Age requirement for Austswim 300m event is 11 to 12 years old on the day of the swim.

Commemorative 2022 7BJC T-shirts and merch from Paladin can be purchased at time of registration or via this link.

The 1500m swims are timed age group swims (Age Groups 12-13, 14-15, 16-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+). Trophies are awarded for 1st to 3rd place for all categories.

The Brighton Jetty Classic 1500m Elite swim offers prizes for 1st to 5th, with a First Prize of $1,000.

The 400m swims are timed age group swims (Age Groups 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+). Trophies are awarded for 1st to 3rd place for all categories.

The Charity Swims are 400m. They are untimed and have no prizes.

The City of Holdfast Bay 400m Fast Lap swim is a free invitation only race. The field is selected from 400m Entrants, and is limited to 25 males and 25 females. To be considered for selection indicate your 200m time when entering the 400m swim. Entants will be notified by email on the Wednesday prior to swim day. Prizes are awarded for the 1st to 5th placegetters.