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Get amongst it!

Ocean swimming is refreshing, fun and you get to meet a great crowd of people. Whether you’re a seasoned ocean swimmer, or you’re looking for a challenge, there’s no better way to get out and give it a go than with the State NZ Ocean Swim Series.

It’s a Kiwi tradition and State’s right behind it.

There are six events to choose from, taking place at some of New Zealand’s most stunning beaches and waterfronts.  With a range of achievable distances, there’s something for everyone. The whole family can get involved!

State NZ Ocean Swim event dates:

Bay of Islands Classic: Paihia 22 Nov 2014

Harbour Crossing : Auckland 7 Dec 2014

Capital Classic : Wellington 25 Jan 2015

La Grande swim : Akaroa 15 Feb 2015

Sand to Surf : Mt Maunganui 21 Mar 2015

King of the Bays : North Shore, Auckland 18 Apr 2015

New to ocean swimming but want to give it a go?

Check out the video for first timers,to see what it’s all about as well frequently asked questions.

Entries are now open so join us at swim near you this summer. Visit  for more information

Win 1 of 50 entries to the State Ocean Swim

Get 20% off your entry

If you’d like to take part, we have a special discount just for State customers. Get 20% off the standard entry to any State NZ Ocean Swim or State Ocean Kids event throughout the country.

Just email with your policy number and the ocean swim event you’d like to enter and we’ll send you a special discount code to receive 20% off.

It’s our way of saying thanks for your support!

Be in to win 1000 flybuys points by entering the State Ocean Swim Series

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