Pilot Registration for Swim Around Lido Key

Escort (pilot) for a solo swimmer
What: Swim Around Lido Key
When: Saturday, April 25, 2020
Where: Ken Thompson Park, 1799 Ken Thompson Pkwy., Sarasota, Florida

Escort an open water solo swimmer around the island of Lido Key in Sarasota, Florida. This is a 7-mile swim/paddle where the pilot provides navigation, safety and food/water for the swimmer. The pilot is an essential component of the swimmers' success! You should have adequate experience paddling a kayak in choppy or rough conditions and being on the water for up to 5 hours.

Each volunteer pilot receives:
  • $60 gift card after the race is over (Note: this gift card is ONLY for our volunteer pilots that a swimmer reserved with us and that we assign to the swimmer. It's not for pilots who are coming with a swimmer that we didn't provide.)
  • Official race t-shirt
  • Excellent post race meal
  • Free beer provided by our sponsors
  • Official race pint glass after the race is over
  • Goodie bag

Register as a pilot here

Swim Without Limits, Inc. Swim Around Lido Key Participant Waiver:
I, the undersigned participant, intending to be legally bound, hereby certify that I am physically fit and have not been otherwise informed by a physician. I acknowledge that I am aware of all the risks inherent in exercising, swimming, paddling (training and competition), including possible permanent disability or death, and agree to assume all of those risks. As a condition of participation, I the undersigned, hereby assume all risk of injury to myself and absolve and hold harmless all race directors, coaches, members, volunteers, officials, staff, and administrators of Swim Without Limits, Inc. and/or any other facility administering organizations from any and all claims for losses, injuries, and/or all consequential damages including attorney fees incurred as a result of any and all Swim Without Limits, Inc. competitions, events, and activities associated with Swim Without Limits, Inc., whether these losses, injuries and/or consequential damages occur as a result of my sole and/or partial negligence and/or that any and all coaches, members, officials, staff, volunteers, and administrators of Swim Without Limits, Inc. and/or any other facility administering organizations.