Some distances for reference that may be helpful during training swims. These are distances based on water level at Lake Como as of 7/12/2010. Measurements are from shorline at public beach to the tower and the shorline at public beach to the shoreline at the boat ramp.
Laps = equivilent laps (down and back) in a 25 yard pool.
|Description||Miles||Yards||Meters||Round Trip Yds||Laps 1way||Laps rndtrp|
|Beach to Drain Tower||.33||580.8||531.08||1161.6||11.6||23.2|
|Beach to Boat Ramp||.50||880.0||804.67||1760.0||17.6||35.2|
|Race Day Distance||.85||1500||1371.6||1500.0||n/a||30.0|