More than 1000 hit the water in Ocean Swim Classic

Chloe Butt (Lennox Head) gets her Fastest Female trophy from Winter Whales president Peter Bennett.

The 31st Byron Bay Property Sales Ocean Swim Classic held on May 6 had 1,116 entrants and was won by Riley Clout and Chloe Butt.

The entrant numbers were well up on last year’s 870; there were of 929 in the Classic event and 187 in the Mini event.

The charity event was organised by the Byron Bay Winter Whales.


Men: Riley Clout (27:09 minutes), Blair Day (27:34) and Andrew Mewing (27:41).

Women: Chloe Butt (32:14), Natalie Wood (32:22) and Maddi Bloomberg (32:26).

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