Awards & Prizes

The MS Swimathon is all about celebrating your achievements - both in and out of the pool!

For all our amazing fundraisers, we have some special rewards for you.

Raise $100

All our superstar swimmers who raise $100 will get to take home our exclusive MS Swimathon T-shirt.

 

  

Raise $250

What’s even better than wearing your MS Swimathon T-shirt on event day? Teaming it up with the MS Swimathon towel for the ultimate combination! If you hit $250 on your fundraising, you can be the proud owner of the official MS Swimathon T-shirt & Towel.

In 2021, we are bringing back some of your favourite MS Swimathon Towels- with four styles to choose from- you can take your pick!

 

Raise $500

You are AMAZING! For all our wonderful swimmers who raised $500, we will reward them with free entry into next year’s MS Swimathon. We can’t wait to see you at the starting blocks, ready to dive in and make a splash for people living with MS.

 

Bonus Laps

Not a team of champion swimmers but want a head start in your lap count? Bonus Laps is for you!

Teams will be awarded 1 lap for each $50 that their team raises.  Laps will be calculated based on the amount of online fundraising at 5:00pm on event day and will be added to each teams’ lap tally at the end of the MS Swimathon. The more funds your team raises, the more bonus laps you will receive!

 

 

Highest Fundraising Team

This award will be proudly presented to the team with the highest fundraising total at 5:00pm on event day. The totals will be calculated and judged according to the teams online fundraising total and any cash donations given throughout the event.

 

Highest Fundraising Individual

The individuals with the three highest fundraising totals will be awarded first, second and third for their outstanding efforts to support people with MS. The totals will be calculated at 5:00pm on swim day and judged according to the teams online fundraising total and any cash donations given throughout the event.

Most Laps Swum

The team who swims the most laps over the 12-hour period will be awarded for their impressive physical effort.

 

Hours of Power

The team who swims the most combined laps during the Hours of Power will be awarded for their speed and stamina.

 

Youth Encouragement

The youth encouragement award will be given to a young participant who shows great enthusiasm and passion for the cause – in and out of the pool.

 

Best Theme

The best theme award will go to the team who makes the most effort to dress up, decorate their team retreat, lane or generally show team spirit and creativeness!