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April 24, 2022 | Kirra Beach, Gold Coast

Please read all of the below information carefully before completing your entry form (you’ll need credit card for payment).

Your entry fee includes:

  • Cooly Classic Event T-shirt or Mesh Cap (conditions apply – see below)
  • Engine swim cap
  • Fresh fruit (finish line)
  • Digital Timing with Live Online Results


 Entry Fees

 Sales End 5pm Jan 17 5pm Apr 04 Apr 24
Cooly 5.0 (5.0km) $54.50 $59.50 $65.00
Cooly 3.0 (3.0km)
$49.50 $54.50 $60.00
Cooly Classic (2.0km)
$49.50 $54.50 $60.00
Cooly 1000 (1.0km)
$44.50 $49.50 $55.00
Junior Giants 1000m
$29.50 $34.50 $40.00


Discounts & Specials

In 2022, we have some bonus entry specials for the Cooly Classic, in addition to the Early Bird and Online rates listed above.

65+ Swimmers

  • Swimmers aged 65+ receive 25% discount on every event
  • CODE: 65PLUS


  • If you wish to enter more than one distance, please contact us for a discount code
  • 25% discount applies when you enter your second distance
  • Contact:


Age Categories (Results)

  • 1.0km Junior Giants: 10-15
  • 1km, 2km, 3km, 5km: 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+


Wave Start Groups

Below are the wave start groups available. Each group will also be split into Male & Female waves.

  • Elite Wave: For Elite swimmers competing for overall places & prizemoney
  • Age Group Waves: Automatic unless you select the Elite / Mates
  • Mates Wave: Families & friends!


Wetsuit Policy

Wetsuits are permitted for swimmers entering into the Age Group Waves.

Wetsuits are not permitted for swimmers entering into the Elite Wave who are competing for overall prizes and prizemoney..

Event T-shirts

Your entry includes a free Event t-shirt.  Please select your size when completing your entry form.

Entries received after 5pm Mon April 04 are a ‘Late Entry’ and will receive a Mesh Cap, instead of a T-Shirt.

Size Chart (cm)

**Order a larger size if in doubt, Mens & Womens range is a slimfit tee

Width Height Width Height
XS 46 60 N/A N/A
S 46 70 41 64
M 51 73 43 67
L 56 76 47 69
XL 61 78 50 71
2XL 66 81 56 72

Refund Policy

Registrations are not transferable to other people.

In the event of extreme weather or a COVID related health order that impacts the delivery of the event, the whole event will be postponed to a later date and all entries will be automatically transferred to the new date.

If COVID related border restrictions prevent you from traveling to the event, you are eligible for a full refund or credit (less 5% booking + credit card fees)

Refunds for withdrawals will only be given pre-event if World Series Swims is notified by email SEVEN DAYS BEFORE EVENT DAY.

All refunds will incur a $10 administration fee per competitor. No refunds will be given WITHIN SEVEN DAYS OF EVENT DAY, this includes transfers from one distance to another.



Entries Close:

Online entries for 2022 close at 12:00pm (midday) Saturday April 23.

Day entries are available from 730am – 930am in the event site at Kirra Beach


Vaccination Status:

We are now pleased to confirm that QLD Health has approved us to welcome both vaccinated AND unvaccinated participants in this event.

However we do ask that every participant and attendee maintain physical distancing and COVID safe practices while in and around our event sites.

Thanks in advance for your cooperation.


Entry Form

In the online entry form you will be asked to agree to our Terms & Conditions – please take the time to read these as they include important conditions surrounding your participation in this event.


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