Please read the guidelines (follow the link) which provide further clarification for what swimsuits are permissable during the Championship event.
WMG2017 Open Water - Championship Guidelines Explained
Recreational swimmers are permitted to wear any swimwear.
Please make sure you familiarize yourself with the FINA rules to avoid disappointed.
FINA Open Water Swimming Rules
Caps and timing chips can be collected on the following days:
Wed April 26th – AUT Millennium – National Aquatic Centre Reception – 10am – 3pm
Thurs April 27th - AUT Millennium – National Aquatic Centre Reception – 10am – 3pm
Sat April 29th – Takapuna Beach Reserve – 10am – 5pm
Sun April 30th – Takapuna Beach Reserve – 6:30am onwards