Sea of Galilee Crossing - September 16, 2017
64th Sea of Galilee Crossing in memory of the late Ya’acov Hassid
Welcome to the Sea of Galilee Crossing website.
The largest popular swimming event in Israel with a long and glorious tradition is held by the Jordan Valley Regional Council every year for the past 64 years, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and Sport and the Ha’poel Center.
In 2016 about 10,000 swimmers took part in the event.
The event is designated for the whole family.
Here you can find details and schedules on the various swim courses and distances, gathering areas and start times to the various heats.
On the Q&A page, you will find answers to questions asked by swimmers as yourself.
Our Online registration will assure you the best price.
Please read carefully the registration and cancellation terms.
We encourage you to use the site and the secure server.
Do not miss out on the tips and advice, before, during and after the swim, collected and edited by veteran swimmer Haggai Feletti
If you still feel that you are missing an important information which you could not find on this site, please use the Contact Us page
Registration and prices
|Swim course / Price||Online registration until September 15, 2017 at 20:00 PM||Registration on site|
|Popular swims (Single)||90 NIS||120 NIS per participant|
|Family 4 persons (two parents and their children)||340 NIS||120 NIS per participant|
|Family 5 persons (two parents and their children)||425 NIS||120 NIS per participant|
|Group registration of 30 or more participants||(85 NIS Per Person)Please contact the following link by e-mail||(85 NIS Per Person)Please contact the following link by e-mail|
|Soldiers on compulsory service - on day of the event||NIS 70 subject to soldier certificate||NIS 70 subject to soldier certificate|
Registration will end Friday , September 15, 2017 at 20:00 PM!