The Venice Penguin Swim is the best way to start the new year in Venice!

Plunge into the brisk Pacific Ocean with family and friends on Jan 1st at the 60th Annual Penguin Club Swim in Venice, California.

Here is a message from the organizers.

The Venice Penguin Swim is the best way to start 2020!  Try a fun dip of 50 yards or a 400 yard swim or BOTH!

Penguin Club, this is our 60th year!  It is sponsored and run by Southern California Aquatics (SCAQ). We promise to provide you with a cool, fresh start to the New Year.

Sign up at Venice Beach at 11:00 a.m., where Venice Blvd. meets the ocean.  Swim begins at noon!  We are asking for a donation of $10 to help with expenses.  Commemorative T-shirts will be available for $15.

DIRECTIONS: Take Venice Blvd. to the end and enter parking lot at the beach (parking is $10-15).   Walk 100 yards north along the beach in front of Muscle Beach.

Location:  Venice Breakwater – Venice, CA   at the end of Windward Ave.  and the Venice Boardwalk.  Use this address for a starting point.  1800 Ocean Front Walk.  Venice, Ca 90291.

For more info: [email protected]

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