The application and more details of the race and its rules can be downloaded by clicking below. Please take note that only complete applications will be accepted: (A) complete Official Entry and Roster Form; (B) Liability Release Form executed by all six participants; (C) Boat Captain Information and Safety Form signed by the teamís boat captain and the team captain; (D) Maui Channel Swim Rules signature page signed by the team captain; and (E) entry fee.

Please enter your information in the fields provided.  Then print the documents.  "Hard" signatures are required on several pages.  Registration documents MUST be mailed to the Race Director.  Documents sent by facsimile or email will NOT be accepted.


2017 MCS Race Documents





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Maui Channel Swim - Established in 1972

The MAUI CHANNEL SWIM is the original Masters distance relay race in open water. It begins on the island of Lanai and ends at Kaanapali Beach on the Island of Maui. In between is some fine rough water and a lot of competitive long-distance swimming. Six-person teams on individual escort boats trade off swimmers after successive half-hour legs, then switch to ten-minute legs until the finish line is reached anywhere from 3 to 8 hours later depending upon sea conditions. The total distance is approximately nine and one-half miles.