Kits Pool, Vancouver, BC Canada
What: A 5K swim in Kits Pool. At 8 complete laps to the kilometer, that makes this challenge 20 return laps, or 40 lengths of the world's best pool.
Why: Because you can.
Who: The Whale Shark, the Mako Shark, the Reef Shark and whoever else wants in.
Entry: There is no fee and you don't need to be a member of Club Fat Ass to participate in a Flash event, however whining is not allowed. No registration is required but please indicate your participation via the comment form below. You are responsible for your own well being and safety and should be self sufficient.
History: There is a long-standing history to this event. It is rooted in a grudge match. Some of that history is in the comments below under past taunts.
2009 - the Whale Shark prevails over Reef and Mako, buys a round at Bridges to celebrate then looses voice after crowing non-stop for next month
2008 - the Whale Shark wins by 1/4 lap. Vancouver shuts down for a whole weekend to celebrate.
2007 - postponed because the pool was closed due to a strike
2006 - the Mako Shark wins! Whale Shark stops 1/2 way for a snooze
Please read the Release of All Claims. By participating in this event you agree to the terms of the Release of All Claims.