The Bondi Blue Water Challenge is a fun and exciting ocean swimming event for competitors of all ages and abilities. Join us at one of the world's best known beaches -- Bondi on Sunday 22 February 2015.


We are thrilled to announce we have a new date, Sunday 30 April, for the 2017 Bondi Blue Water Challenge. We hope you can enjoy us for all the activities including 2.1km and 1km ocean swims, 4km beach run and nipper challenge. 

Swim the Bondi Blue Water Challenge on Sunday 30 April 2017

1 km swim

The 1 km swim is the standard of ocean swimming. How fast can you go?

4km Beach Run

NEW EVENT! Take on the new 4km Beach Fun Run on the iconic Bondi Beach.  Get your running group together and take on a new challenge in 2017.  Open to all ages 10 years old plus!

2.1 km swim

The 2.1 km swim tours Bondi Bay from Mackenzie's Point to Ben Buckler.

Nipper Challenge 

NEW EVENT! This year there is something for the whole family with the addition of a Nipper Challenge team's event for children aged 9-12. MORE

Grab a friend and take the Bondi Blue Water Challenge!

Proceeds go to the Bondi Surf Bathers' Life Saving Club to support lifesaving activities on Bondi Beach.