In Challenge Family, we want everyone, including family and friends to enjoy a fun and sporty weekend. Take the opportunity to participate in the Challenge Cancun Open Waters Swim, as a competition or as a route recognition prior to the Challenge Cancun Races.

You will swim in a circuit in the crystalline waters of Playa Langosta, completing 1.5 or 5 kilometers. The categories are open to women and men from age 14.

Date: May 2nd, 2021.
City: Cancun, Q.Roo Mexico
Departure: Playa Langosta, KM5 Cancun, Q. Roo
Start time: 8:00 AM
Capacity: 300 Athletes
Distances: 1.5K or 5K
Other Events: Challenge Cancun 113K Individual, Challenge Cancun 113K Relay, Challenge Cancun Sprint, Race on the Beach


AGE 1.5K 3.0K
14 to 15 years old F & V F & V
16 to 19 years old F & V F & V
20 to 29 years old F & V F & V
30 to 39 years old F & V F & V
40 to 49 years old F & V F & V
50 and more F & V F & V


 The minimum age to participate in this distance is 14 years.

These are open from the publication of this call through the site: and close on the Thursday before the event or once the quota has been used up.


Water temperature is around  27.5ºC. (82ºF)  Wetsuits are not permited.