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2014 Open Water Calendar

 

   2014 Races will be update in this color, black and italics.  2013 which need to be updated are red without italics.    If you have an update, please send to dksreeder@skybeam.com  Please Note:  USMS sanctioned events and USA swimming events require that you have their membership in order to participate  Not all events listed on this calendar are sanctioned by USMS or USA Swimming and may or may not be covered by insurance. It is the swimmers’ responsibility to check for sanctions and insurance for any open water event and make decisions about their personal safety in regards to participation.

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OCT NOV DEC

 

JAN

 

Jan 19

 

Tampa Bay Frogman Swim, 3.1 Miles, Gandy Beach, St. Petersburg, FL.  http://www.tampabayfrogman.com/  Fundraiser for the Naval SEAL Foundation. 
FEB  
MAR  
Mar 30 Cross Channel Swim.  2.5 Mile swim.  Nevis to St. Kitts.  West Indies.  http://www.neviscycleclub.com/joomla/events/nevis-to-st-kitts-cross-channel-swim
APR
Apr 6 Arizona Open Water Swimming - 1000, 2000 or 4000, or 5000 meters. Tempe Town Lake, Phoenix, AZ website:
 http://www.azopenwater.com/

Apr 10 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 1.  750 meters swim or 1500 meters swim.   Tempe Town Lake, AZ. http://www.4peaksracing.com/
Apr 12-13

 Crippen Sunset Mile, Florida Swimming Open Water Championships and Open Water Festival.  Multiple events.  Miromar Lakes, FL.  http://www.openwaterfestival.org/Home  USAS Sanction


Apr 19 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 2.  1000, 2000 or 4000 meters swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.com/
Apr 19 Peluso Open Water, Cold Water, Fast Current.  1500 meter race.  Upper James River, Midlothian, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/  or Contact - Jay Peluso at PelusoOpenWater@gmail.com

Apr 19

24 Mile Tampa Bay Marathon Swim – Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg FL.  Ron Collins, collins@tampabay.rr.com, www.distancematters.com 


Apr 19 Swim Miami, 1 Mile, 5K and 10K, 800 meter swim, Miami, FL, website:  http://www.miamisportsinternational.com/

MAY

 

May 1 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 3.  750 or 1500 meter swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ. http://www.4peaksracing.com/
May 3 Osprey Open Water Swim: 1 or 2 mile open water swim, Aquathon (1 mile swim and 10K run). Ocean Springs, MS. http://www.ososprey.com or contact Phillip Doiron (228) 875-5050

May 3

2.4 Mile Hurricane-Man Rough Water and 1K Pass-a-Grille Challenge swim, St. Pete Beach, FL.  Pre-registration ONLY.  USAS or USMS registration required.  400 total swimmer limit.  https://www.clubassistant.com/ USA and USMS sanctions.


May 3 Howdy Honda Cap 2K, 12th Annual Open Water Race and Pledge Swim.  This beautiful 2000M straightaway course, the
only downhill swim in Texas, boasts true Austin charm with local live music & food for participants. Race benefits Prostate Cancer and is open to Adults 18 & over and youth 12-17. Info at: AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com or www.Cap2k.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280.

May 3
8th Annual Texas High School Championship — A separate division held in conjunction with the Howdy Honda Cap 2k Open Water Race & Pledge Swim. Info at: AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com or www.Cap2k.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280.
May 4 Rice Aquatics/Twin Lakes Open Water Swimming Carnival.  Manvel, Texas.  1/2, 1 and 2 mile races.  https://www.clubassistant.com/ USMS and USAS sanctions. 
May 4

Nanticoke 3 Mile River Swim, Bivalve, MD (Eastern Shore - near Salisbury)  Web site: http://www.nanticokeriverswimandtri.com   


May 7 - 10 Arizona Scar Swim Challenge.   4 days, 4 lakes over 40 miles of swimming.  Saguaro Lake, Canyon Lake, Apache Lake, Roosevelt Lake, AZ.  Website:  http://www.teamunify.com/
May 10 2nd Annual Oxford-Bellevue Sharkfest Swim, 1500 meters, Tred Avon River, Oxford, MD.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
May 10 Jordan Lake Open Water Challenge, 1, 1.2, 2, 2.4 mile races, North Carolina.  http://www.triangleopenwater.com/
May 10 Choptank Bridge Swim, 1.6 and 2.6 Miles swims.  Cambridge, MD.   http://www.tricolumbia.org/events/?eid=32
May 10 Arizona Open Water Swimming  - 1000, 2000 or 4000 meters, Canyon Lake, Phoenix, AZ website:
 http://www.azopenwater.com/

May 15 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 4.  750 or 1500 meter swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.com/
May 17-18 Pensacola 3 Mile Bridge Swim, May 18th - 25K, May 19th - 5K, 10K and 1 Mile  swim, Pensacola, FL website: http://www.racepensacola.com/
May 17 Bonfire Bash: 3/4 Puget Sound, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/bonfire-bash/
May 17 3rd Annual Nadadores 2.4 Mile Rough Water Swim, Dana Point, CA. https://www.clubassistant.com/

May 17

Spring Lake 1 Mile, 500 meters, Santa Rosa, CA,  web site: http://www.lifeguardsforlife.org USMS sanction


May 17
Stoked To Go Out Pier to Pier - Grey Liston Memorial Swim. 1.7 mile open water swim - Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.  http://www.stokedtogoout.com/#race

 

May 17 LV10K Open Water Swim, 10K, 5K and 1 mile.  Lake Mead, Las Vegas, NV.  http://www.lv10k.com/
May 18 Alcatraz Challenge Swim, 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz to the Presidio in San Francisco.  Contact Tri-California at www.TriCalifornia.com
May 20 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
May 24 12th Annual Lowcountry Splash 2.4 and 5 mile swims, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 email: gbanks@rcctherapy.com website: http://www.lowcountrysplash.com/
May 24 Great Hudson River Swim, 1.6 miles, Christopher Street Pier (Pier 45), Hudson River Park to North Cove, Battery Park City New York, NY.  website: http://www.nycswim.org/
May 24 Ed Gaw Amelia Island Open Water Challenge, 5K and 1 Mile swim, Fernandina Beach, FL. 
http://www.active.com/

May 24 11th Annual Beach to Beach Power Swim, 1, 2.25, & 3.5 mile swims.  St John, US Virgin Islands website: www.friendsvinp.org/swim
May 25 8th Annual NAV-E-SINK or swim - 1.2 mi & 2.4 mi swims - Victory Park, Rumson, NJ  http://www.splitsecondracing.net/NSS/

May 25
Mile High Multisport Race Series, Swim Race #1.  .5, 1, 1.5, 2.0 and 2.5 mile races.  Lakewood, CO. http://www.milehighmultisport.com/
May 25/26 Jim McDonnell Memorial Lake Swims, Lake Audubon, Reston, VA. 5K swim followed by an open water clinic on Saturday, 1&2 Mile races Sunday.  web site:  https://www.clubassistant.com/ USMS sanction
May 31 Lake Del Valle,  5K and 10K Swims, Livermore, CA.  http://www.pacificmasters.org/comp/schd.html  USMS Sanction
May 31 Conquer your 1/2 Ironman .  1.2 mile swims, Seattle, WA.  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/conquer-your-half-iron-man/
May 31 Conquer your Ironman.  2.4 mile swims, Seattle, WA.  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/conquer-your-iron-man/
May 31 Tampa Bay Open Water Swim, 1 and 1/2 mile, Clearwater, FL http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
May 31 2 Bridges Swim, Under the Walkway, 5K and 2.5K.  Poughkeepsie, NY.  http://cibbows.org/races/
May 31 Beaufort River Swim, 3 Miles, Beaufort, SC. http://www.beaufortriverswim.com/index.html
May 31 3rd Annual Swim Fest at Fort Ritchie, 2250, 1500 and 750 meter swims.  Cascade, MD.  http://www.racinemultisports.com/Swim_Fest_Fort_Ritchie.html
May 31 Ross Open Water Swims, 2, 1 and .5 miles, Alum Creek Reservoir, Columbus, OH www.greenswell.com
May 31 Peluso Open Water, RVA Mile, 1 mile.  Richmond, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/  or Contact - Jay Peluso at PelusoOpenWater@gmail.com

JUN

Jun 1 15th Annual 1.3 Mile or a 5 K Bridge to Bridge Bay Race and Middle Atlantic Open Water Championships, Atlantic City, NJ.  http://www.acacswim.org/
Jun 6,7 North Carolina Swimming Open Water Championships, 5k, 3k, 2k, 800m, 400m.   Seven Lakes, NC.    https://www.teamunify.com/  USAS sanction
Jun 6 Statue of Liberty Swim, 1.2K, New York, NY  http://www.nycswim.org/
Jun 7 5th Charles River 1-Mile Swim, River Dock on Charles River Esplanade (near the Hatch Shell), Boston, MA Start time: 8am. website:  http://www.charlesriverswimmingclub.org/wp/
Jun 7 1 and 2 Mile, Lake Berryessa, Sanctioned Masters swim Lake Berryessa, CA http://www.damfast.org/  USMS and USA Swim Sanctions
Jun 7 22nd Annual Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 Miles, Aquatic Park, San Francisco, CA.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Jun 7 Arizona Open Water Swimming  - 1000, 2000 or 4000, Lake Pleasant, Phoenix, AZ website:
 http://www.azopenwater.com/

Jun 7 Great Salt Lake Open Water Marathon Swim.  1 Mile and 8.12 mile swims.  http://www.greatsaltlakeopenwater.com/ USMS Sanctioned
Jun 7
Epic Open Water Practice Swim, 1/4 and 1/2 miles loops. 
website:  http://epicraces.com/ USAT Sanctioned.

Jun 7 Swim Across America Dallas,  ˝ mile 1 and 2 mile swims; Dallas, TX.  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Jun 7 Santa Monica Pier Ocean Festival, 1 Mile Ocean Swim, 400m Run/Swim/Run, SUP, Paddleboard, and Dory Races
Santa Monica, CA  http://pierpaddle.com

Jun 8 4.4 Mile Chesapeake Bay Swim and 1 Mile Bay Challenge, Stevensville MD website:  www.lin-mark.com
   
Jun 8  Swim the Sun, Potosi Open Water, 5K, 2.1 and 1.1 Mile Swims.  Sunnen Lake, Potosi, MO.  http://www.ozarklmsc.org/.  USMS Sanction
Jun 13/15 USA Swimming 5K/10K National Championship Men/Women, 13th - 10K, 15th - 5K, Castaic Lake, CA  http://usaswimming.org/
Jun 13 Friday Night Swim Race, 2.4, 1.2 and .5 mile swims.  Lake Meridian Park in Kent, WA.  website:   http://fridaynightswimraces.com/  Wetsuit and non-wetsuit divisions.  BBQ and awards.
Jun 14 63rd Annual Huntington Beach Pier Swim, ˝ Mile, Pacific Coast Highway & Main Street Beach, CA 92648 http://www.huntingtonbeachca.gov/
Jun 14 Death Valley Open Water 5K, 3K, 2K, 1K, .5K Hartwell Lake, Clemson SC. USMS sanction. Website: www.clemsonaquaticteam.org/Home.jsp?_tabid_=0&team=sccat
Jun 14 8th Annual Chattanooga River Rats Annual Rat Race, 4.5 and 1.2 mile races, Tennessee River, Chattanooga, TN   website:  http://chattanoogaratrace.com/  Swimmer Description
Jun 14 Huntington Mile, .5 mile, 1 Mile and 5K.  Huntington, IN.  Web site:  www.huntingtonmile.org
Jun 14 4th Annual Warsaw Aqua Mile, 1 Mile Swim, Center Lake, Warsaw, IN http://www.centerlakewarsaw.com/
Jun 14 45th Annual Seal Beach Rough Water, 5K and 1 Mile swims.  http://www.sealbeachswimclub.org
Jun 14 Flowers Sea Swim, 1 mile, Cayman Islands.   http://www.flowersseaswim.com/
Jun 14 FKCC Swim Around Key West, 12.5 Miles, Key West FL  http://www.fkccswimaroundkeywest.com/ USMS and USAS sanctions
Jun 14 North Shore Swim Series, 1 Mile Swim, Sunset Beach, HI.  http://www.hawaiiswim.com/
Jun 14 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim 28.5 Miles,  South Cove, Battery Park, New York, NY  website:  http://www.nycswim.org/
Jun 15 11th Annual Hagg Lake Open Water, 4000, 2000, or 800 meter swims. Portland, OR http://hagglakeswim.com/getmainscreen.event
Jun 15 Wayland Mile, 3 mile, 1 mile and kid's mini-mile.  Wayland Town Beach, Wayland, MA  http://ultrasignup.com/
Jun 15 Zoom Multisport Series Race #1, 5000 and 2000 meters swims, Caesar Creek State Park, Waynesville, OH  http://www.zoomracingusa.com/  USAT Sanctioned
Jun 16 Flowers International Swims, 10K and 5K, Cayman Islands.   http://www.flowersseaswim.com/
Jun 17 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
Jun 18 - 25 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim, 7 day, 7 stage, 120 mile swim on the Hudson River in New York. For one week, each day's marathon swim will begin with the ebb tide at one bridge and end at the next, covering distances ranging from 13.2 miles to 19.8 miles. Swimmers can participate in one to all of the seven stages.  Website: http://www.8bridges.org/ Contact: David Barra dvdbarra1@gmail.com
Jun 21 Minocqua Island Swim Challenge,  1 Mile, Minocqua WI.  http://minocquaislandswimchallenge.com/
Jun 21 Son of a swim, 6, 4 and 2 Mile swims.  Lake Memphremagog, Newport, VT Qualifying for Kingdom Swim in July.  Limited to 25 swimmers.   www.kingdomswim.org 
Jun 21 Nixie Waves Inaugural Open Water Swim.  7 AM, 1.2 or 2.4 Miles, Aurora Reservoir, Denver, CO.  http://www.active.com/
Jun 21 Solstice Open Water Swim, .5, 1.2 or 2.4 Miles.  Union Reservoir, Longmont, CO https://rec.ci.longmont.co.us/
Jun 21 4th Annual Golden Gate Sharkfest Swim, 1.6 Miles, Sausalito, CA.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Jun 21 Greenwich swims, 5, 3, 1.5 and .5 miles swims, Greenwich CT.   http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Jun 21 1 Mile Against the Tide Swim for Breast Cancer, Hopkinton, MA. http://www.mbcc.org/swim/
Jun 21 Martha Lake Open Water Open Water Swim, 1/4, 1/2 and 1 and 2 Mile swims.  Martha Lake, Lynwood, WA.  http://finishstrongevents.com/swimming-events/
Jun 21 Pier to Cove Swim, 2.5K La Jolla, CA web site: http://www.lajollacoveswimclub.org/
Jun 21 26th Annual Cape Cod/Mashpee “Total Immersion” Super Swim, 3.1, 1 and 1/2 Mile Swims. John’s Pond, Mashpee, MA.   Mashpee Leisure Services, 16 Great Neck Road, N., Mashpee, MA 02649.  website:  http://www.mashpeerec.com/
Jun 21 END-WET.  26 miles swim downriver, solo and teams.  Grand Forks, ND to Oslo, MN.  http://www.endracing.com/end-wet
Jun 22

 

Governor's Island Swim, 2 miles. Governors Island, NY  http://www.nycswim.org/
June 22 BAM Bare Bones Open Water Swims, 1/2, 1 & 2 mile swims.  Boulder Reservoir, Boulder, CO  website:  www.bamswimteam.org
Jun 22 1st Annual Indy Open Water Challenge, 1 and 2 Mile swims.  Indianapolis, IN https://www.clubassistant.com/
Jun 22 Jack King 1 Mile Ocean Swim, Virginia Beach, VA,
Jun 24 Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com
Jun 27 28th Annual Independence Day Swim, 1 and 1/2 miles swims.  Beesleys Point, NJ. http://www.occcswimteam.com/
Jun 28 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim 28.5 Miles,  South Cove, Battery Park, New York, NY  website:  http://www.nycswim.org/
Jun 28 Tubby Trout:  3.2 miles, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/tubby-trout/
Jun 28 38th Annual swim Around Key West, 12.5 Miles, Key West FL.  website:  http://www.swimaroundkeywest.com/
Jun 28 Central Illinois Open Water Swim (CIOWS), 1.2 and 2.4 miles. Evergreen Lake at Comlara Park, in Hudson, IL   website www.CIOWS.org  USMS Sanction
Jun 28 Foster Cable Lake Swims, 1 and 2 Mile Cable Swims.  Foster, OR.  https://www.clubassistant.com/
Jun 28 Fifth Annual Central Illinois Open Water Swims.  1.2 and 2.4 Miles.  Hudson, IL  https://www.clubassistant.com/
Jun 28 Lake Harriet Open Water Swim.  1 & 2 Mile Swims.   Lake Harriet, MN. http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Jun 28 Swim Buzzards Bay, 1.2 miles, New Bedford, MA. Funds raised will support the Coalition for Buzzards Bay's http://www.savebuzzardsbay.org/
Jun 28 Waimea Bay Swim - North Short Swim Series.  1.2 Mile Swim, Waimea Bay, HI.   http://www.hawaiiswim.com/
Jun 28 Bare Bones Open Water Swims, 1/2, 1 & 2 mile swims.  Boulder Reservoir, Boulder, CO  website: www.bamswimteam.org
Jun 28 38th Annual swim Around Key West, 12.5 Miles, Key West FL.  website:  http://www.swimaroundkeywest.com/
Jun 29 Lady Liberty Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 Miles, Hudson River, Jersey City, NJ.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Jun 29 Green Lake Open Water Swim, ˝ mile & 1 mile, Seattle WA  http://seattle.gov/Parks/aquatics/GreenLakeOWS.htm
Jun 29 NJRC Triple Crown Race Series,  1 Mile,  Asbury Park, NJ.  http://www.raceforum.com/
Jun 29 Grimaldo's Mile, 1 mile swim, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
JULY

 

Jul 1 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
Jul 1 Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race. 
Jul 4 Martha Lake Open Water Open Water Swim, 1/4, 1/2 and 1 and 2 Mile swims.  Martha Lake, Lynwood, WA.  http://finishstrongevents.com/swimming-events/
Jul 4 20th Annual Charlotte Harbor Freedom Swim, 1.5 miles, Charlotte Harbor, FL.  9 AM.  No entry fees or rules.  Begins in Charlotte Harbor on the north end of southbound U.S. 41 bridge (Gilchrist Bridge) and ends at Fishermen’s Village in Punta Gorda.   http://www.charlotteharbortravel.com/

Jul 5
Mile High Multisport Race Series, Cancer Sucks Freedom Swim.  .5, 1.2, 2.4, 4.8 mile races.  Lakewood, CO. http://www.milehighmultisport.com/
Jul 5 Jack Wright Bradley Beach, Ocean Mile, 1 mile Swim, Bradley Beach, NJ.  http://events.raceforum.com/
Jul 6 OBX Swim Club Open Water, 2K, 1K and 500 meter races.  Ole Swimming Hole, Manteo, NC.  http://jonesracingcompany.com/
Jul 8 Aquaman Swim Series, 5. mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race.  
Jul 11 Boston Harbor 22 Mile Relay Open Water Swim, Boston Harbor, MA http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/ 
Jul 11 Friday Night Swim Race, 2.4, 1.2 and .5 mile swims.  Lake Meridian Park in Kent, WA.  website:   http://fridaynightswimraces.com/  Wetsuit and non-wetsuit divisions. BBQ and Awards.
Jul 12 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim 28.5 Miles,  South Cove, Battery Park, New York, NY  website:  http://www.nycswim.org/
Jul 12 Fire Island Open Water, 1 mile, 5K and 10K Ocean Swims.  Fire Island, NY.  https://www.clubassistant.com/
Jul 12 Hamptons Swim to fight Cancer, 5K, 1 mile and 1/2 mile Swims, Gardner's Bay in Amagansett, NY. Contact http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/

Jul 12
 

Kingdom Swim, 10, 6, 3 and 1 mile swims, 1/4 mile 100 yard swims for kids.  Lake Memphremagog, Newport, Vermont, www.kingdomswim.org   Pet and Swimmers Parade and Swimmers and Kayakers Past dinner will be held on Friday evening before the event.


Jul 12 Chris Greene Lake 1 and 2 Mile Cable Swims, Chris Green Lake, Charlottesville, VA. website: http://www.cableswim.org/
Jul 12 Fire Island 10K and 5K Ocean Swims.  Atlantique, Long Island, New York.  http://openwaterswimli.com/
Jul 12 Sea Isle City Beach Patrol 1 Mile Ocean Swim.  Sea Isle City, NJ.  http://www.sicbp.com/oceanswim.html
Jul 12 NJRC Triple Crown Race Series,  1 Mile,  Long Branch, NJ.  http://www.raceforum.com/
Jul 12 32nd Annual Peaks to Portland swim, 2.4 Miles.  Portland ME.  http://www.ymcaofsouthernmaine.org/p2p
Jul 12 Georgia State Games, 1K, 3K, and 5K swims.  Lake Acworth, Acworth, GA  http://www.georgiagames.org/openwaterswimming
Jul 12 Maryland Swim for Life, 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 miles. New this year, 2.4 Mile Triathlon Challenge swim.  Raises money for Chester River Association other organizations in DC and MD.  http://swimforlife.swimdcac.org
Jul 13 Monster Lake Swim, 2 Miles, YMCA Camp, Manitou, WI  http://www.ycampmanitou.org/?page_id=403
Jul 13 6th Annual Steelman Open Water Swim, 1.5 and 3 miles, Quakertown, PA. website: http://www.steelmantriathlon.com/ows/index.php
Jul 14

Metropolitan 5K and Age Group Open Water Championships.  5K, 3K, 2K and 1K swims.  Bea Hartigan (631) 271-3349, email:  Bea Hartigan @ bea10k@yahoo.com


Jul 15  Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:   www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race.
Jul 16 Wednesday, Evening Stress Relief, 1/2, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/wednesday-evening-stress-relief-half-mile/
Jul 16 Wednesday, Evening Stress Relief, 1 mile, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/wednesday-evening-stress-relief-1-mile/
Jul 19 Fat Salmon Open Water. 3.2 and 1.2 Mile swims.  Seattle, WA.  http://www.fatsalmonswim.org/
Jul 19 37th Annual Save the Bay Swim, 1.7 Miles Narragansett Bay, Newport RI. web site: www.savebay.org/swim
Jul 19 Bear Lake Open Water Swim, 7 mile solo, 2 person and 6 person relays.  Bear Lake, UT.  http://www.bearlakemonsterswim.com/
Jul 19 Trans Tahoe Relay, 11 mile, 6-person relay  http://www.olyclub.com/
Jul 19 Steve Omi Memorial Open Water Swim, 1 Mile, Coeur d’Alene, ID  web site: http://www.racesonline.com/
Jul 19 34th Annual John  T. Carey 1-Mile Masters Ocean Swim, Ocean City, NJ  http://www.oceancityvacation.com/  Register at 8:30 AM,  race start at 10:00 AM,
Jul 19 Swim Ocean City.  9, 3 and 1 mile swims.  Ocean City, MD.  http://crossingcurrentsaquatics.com/swim-ocean-city/
Jul 20 BAM Bare Bones Open Water Swims, 1/2, 1 & 2 mile swims.  Boulder Reservoir, Boulder, CO  website: www.bamswimteam.org
Jul 20 Brooklyn Bridge Swim, 1K  Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York, NY.  http://www.nycswim.org/
Jul 20 CANCELLED for 2014.  Look for it in 2015.  Nubble Light Challenge, 2.4 Mile swim, Long Sands Beach, near York, Maine.  http://www.nubblelightchallenge.com/
Jul 20 San Clemente Ocean Festival.  1 Mile Swim.  San Clemete, CA  http://www.oceanfestival.org/
Jul 22 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
Jul 22 Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race. 
Jul 26 Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge, 1K and 3K swims and children's races.  North Shore Kauai, Hawaii.  http://www.hanaleibayswimchallenge.com/
Jul 26 Minnetonka Challenge 5 mile, Minneapolis, MN.     www.minnesotamasters.com 
Jun 26

 

Stars and Stripes Aquathlon and Swim, 1.5 K swim 5K run. Governors Island, NY  http://www.nycswim.org/

Jul 26

Boston Light Swim, 8 Miles, Boston, MA.  web site:  www.bostonlightswim.org  Swimmer Description


Jul 26 Swim for the Dolphins, 1.5K and 400 meter swims.  Nashville, TN.  http://www.nashvilledolphins.org/#!swim-for-the-dolphins/c1m4o
Jul 26 11th Annual Swim Teal Lake, 2.25 Miles, Benefit for Diabetes.  Negaunee, MI.  http://www.teallakeswim.com/home
Jul 26 USMS 10 Mile Open Water National Championship, Lake Minnetonka, MN www.minnesotamasters.com 
Jul 27 Little Uno, Big Duece, 1, 1.2, 2 and 2.4 Mile swims.  Jordan Lake, Pittsboro, North Carolina.   http://www.triangleopenwater.com/
Jul 27 Barnegat Light One Mile Swim, Barnegat Light, NJ.  http://www.lmsports.com/
Jul 27 17th Annual Sea Girt Ocean Mile, 1 Mile Swim, Sea Girt, NJ.  Contact Jack Frain,  email:  jjfrain@hotmail.com, PH:  908-596-0425 
Jul 27 Long Island Sound, 1, 4 and 6 miles swims.  Larchmont NY. http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Jul 29 Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race. 

AUG

 

Aug 1 Maggie Fisher Memorial Great South Bay Cross Bay Swim, 5.25 miles, Brightwaters, NY.  website: http://www.greatsouthbayswim.com/
Aug 1, 2 and 3 20th Annual Cascade Lake Swim Series, 500, 1000, 1.5K, 3K, & 5K swims in 3 Days, Elk Lake Oregon http://www.comaswim.org/cascade_lakes/about.htm
Aug 2 Point to LaPointe Swim to Madeline Island, 2 miles, Bayfield, WI.
Aug 2 Sebago Challenge Open Water Swim, 5K, 2.5K, 1K swims.  Sebago Lake State Park, Casco ME.  http://www.mainemasters.org/
Aug 2 25km Swim Across Long Island Sound, Bridgeport, CT, 10 – 15 solo swimmers, 15-25 relays.  www.swimacrossthesound.org
Aug 2 Point to LaPointe Swim to Madeline Island, 2 miles, Bayfield, WI.
Aug 2 20th Annual Long Bridge Swim.  1.76 Miles, Lake Pend Orielle, Sandpoint, Idaho. website:  www.longbridgeswim.com
Aug 2 Swim a Mile for Hospice, 1 Mile, Hannawa Falls, New York.  http://www.swimamileforhospice.org/
Aug 2 Cruz, 1 Mile swim,  Santa Cruz, CA.  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Aug 2
Seymour Swim – 3.5 Mile Swim, Lake Seymour, Morgan, VT.  Numbers are limited to 50 swimmers.  www.kingdomswim.org
Aug 3 Cruise Cruz, 2 Mile swim,  Santa Cruz, CA.  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Aug 3 Change your Latitude - 57 degrees North Open Water Challenge 10k, 5k, 1k, Sitka Alaska, http://changeyourlatitude.org/
Aug 3 6th Annual Swim for Freedom,  8 miles.  Lake Geneva, WI.  Individuals and relays are welcome. Fundraiser for Special Operations Warrior Foundation at  http://www.specialops.org/.  Swim information at: www.swim4freedom.org.
Aug 3 Zoom Multisport Series Race #2, 5000 and 2000 meters swims, Caesar Creek State Park, Waynesville, OH  http://www.zoomracingusa.com/  USAT Sanctioned
Aug 3 Lake Moomaw 1-mile swim, north of Covington, VA https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1212&smid=4760
Aug 4 Swim Across America, Chicago, 1/2 and 1, 1.5 and 3 miles, Chicago, IL  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/ 
Aug 3
Harbor Springs Coastal Crawl.   1, 2 and 3 Mile Open Water -  Little Traverse Bay, Lake Michigan, Harbor Springs, MI. website: www.coastalcrawl.org USMS sanction
Aug 4 Purple Swim Baltimore,  1 & 2 Mile Swims, Rocky Point Beach, Baltimore, MD.  website: 
Aug 4

6th Annual Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association Cove Swim Race, 1 mile and 200 yard youth event, Kennebunk ME.  www.kbia.net


Aug 5 Aquaman Swim Series, .5 mile, 1 mile, 1.5 mile and 2 mile races.  6:15 PM start, Cherry Creek Reservoir, Denver, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com.  Series awards available.  Dinner included after each race. 
Aug  8 Friday Night Swim Race, 2.4, 1.2 and .5 mile swims.  Lake Meridian Park in Kent, WA.  website:   http://fridaynightswimraces.com/  Wetsuit and non-wetsuit divisions. BBQ and Awards.
Aug 9 Island Beach 2 Mile Swim, Long Island Sound, Greenwich, CT.   http://www.gscevents.org/
Aug 9 David's Old Silver Swim, 1 and 1/2 miles swims.  North Falmouth, MA.  http://www.davidsoldsilverswim.com/about-the-swim
Aug 9 Sound-to-the-Cove swim, Glen Cove, NY, Family Fun swim, 1 mile, 5K and 10K swims  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Aug 9 Inaugural Chicago Sharkfest Swim, 1 Miles, Ohio street Beach, Chicago, IL.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Aug 9 - 17 8 Lake, 43 Mile Swim the Kingdom Week.  Swim one day or up to all 8 with longer and shorter events each day.  http://www.kingdomswim.org/NEKOWSA.php  Aug 9th Crystal - 4 miles.  Aug 10th Island Pond - 4 miles.  Aug 11th Green River Reservoir - 6.2 Miles. Aug 12th Seymour - 6.2 and 3 miles.  Aug 13th Massawippi - 9, 6 and 4 mile.  Aug 14th - Memphremagog 6.2 and 2 miles.  Aug 16th Willoughby - 5 Mile.  Aug 17th Caspian 3 and 1.5 Mile
Aug 10 Wild Fish 1 and 2 Mile swims.   Salem, MA website:  http://www.bnseventmanagement.com/events/WildFish.html
Aug 10 25th Annual Lake Erie 1-Mile & 2-Mile Swims. Edgewater State Park, Cleveland, OH. Fundraiser for Malachi House, a local church and homeless center in Cleveland. http://www.ohiomasters.com/.  USMS Sanction
Aug 10 Horsetooth Open Water Swim, 10K, 2.4 mile and 1 mile for masters.  2.4 Mile, 1 Mile, 1000 and 250 yard swim for kids.    Horsetooth Reservoir, Fort Collins, CO.  Contact Joe Bakel or George Thornton at info@horsetoothswim.com.  Web site: www.horsetoothswim.com.  USMS and USAS Sanction
Aug 10 Ederle Swim, 17.5 Miles, Battery Park City, New York to Sandy Hook, New Jersey.   http://www.nycswim.org/
Aug 10 NJRC Triple Crown Race Series,  1 Mile,  Belmar, NJ.  http://www.raceforum.com/
Aug 9
Rose Pitonof Swim, 17.5 Miles, Manhattan to Coney Island, New York, NY. http://rosepitonofswim.com/
Aug 9 Ohio River Swim, .5, 1.2 and 2.4 swims.  Cardinal Harbor, Prospect, KY.  http://ohioriverswim.weebly.com/
Aug 9 Deer Creek Open Water, 1 Mile, 5K, 10K and 10 Mile Swimming Distances in Deer Creek Reservoir, Heber, UT www.deercreekopenwater.com  USMS Sanction
Aug 10
Swim to the Moon 5K, 10K, 1.2 and .5 mile.  Hiland Chain of Lakes, Pinckney, MI. 
Aug 11 Slay the Bay, 1 and 2 Mile swims, plus kids beach sprint.  Traverse City, MI.  http://www.tcbreakers.com/
Aug 16 Tri-Arkansas Open Water Swim, 1500 meters.  Arkadelphia, AR  http://www.dltevents.com/
Aug 16 1 Mile Against the Tide Swim, Nickerson State Park, MA. http://www.mbcc.org/swim/
Aug 16
USMS 2 Mile Cable Championships, Mirror Lake, Lake Placid, NY.  http://www.betsyowensswim.com/
Aug 16 Donner Lake, 2.7 miles swim,  Truckee, CA  www.sierranevadamasters.com
Aug 17 Zoom Multisport Series Race #1, 5000 and 2000 meters swims, Hueston Woods State Park, College Corner, OH  http://www.zoomracingusa.com/  USAT Sanctioned
Aug 17 Pennock Island Challenge, Ketchikan, Alaska.  8 miles, 30 solos, 20 relays.  Website:  http://www.active.com/ email: pennochchallenge@hotmail.com.   Swimmer Description
Aug 17 Ray Licata Memorial Swim, 1 Mile, Long Branch, NJ.  https://sites.google.com/site/raylicatamemorialswim/home
Aug 16 Donner Lake, 2.7 miles swim,  Truckee, CA  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Aug 16 10th Annual Madison Open Water Swim, 2.4 and 1.2 Miles,  Lake Monona, Madison, WI.  https://www.clubassistant.com/
Aug 16 Emerald City Open Water Swim, ˝ mile & 1 mile, Seattle WA  http://seattle.gov/Parks/aquatics/openwaterswim.htm
Aug 16 Coeur d'Alene crossing, 2.4 Miles.  Coeur d'Alene, ID.  http://www.cdacrossing.com/
Aug 18 Endless Summer Swim, 5K, 1 Mile and 500 meters for children under 12.  Lake Monocan, VA.  https://notussports.webconnex.com/endlesssummerswim
Aug 23 Peluso Open Water, Glow Swim, 500 meter per heat, multi-heat race.  Upper James River, Midlothian, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/  or Contact - Jay Peluso at PelusoOpenWater@gmail.com
Aug 23 Islesboro Crossing, 3 mile open water channel crossing.  Point Lookout, Lincolnville ME - Benefits LifeFlight of Maine, critical care transport.  http://lifeflightmaine.org/
Aug 23 Lake Rebecca 5K Swim.   Lake Rebecca, MN. http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Aug 23 9th Annual Swim and Fin Race for Salem Sound, 5k, 1 mile, 500 meter swims, Salem MA.  http://www.swimandfin.org/
Aug 23 Apostle Island Relay Swim, 20 Miles, Solo and relays accepted.  Bayfield WI.   http://www.apostleislandrelayswim.com/
Aug 23 Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim.  2 Mile, 1 Mile and .5 miles.  Sugar Pine State Park, Lake Tahoe, CA.  http://www.bigblueadventure.com/
Aug 23 Swim Across America, Moses Lake Open Water Swim, 2.4, 1 and 1/2 miles.  Moses Lake, WA.  website:  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Aug 24 Lake Lure Dixie Zone Open Water Championships.  2 mile.  Lake Lure, NC.  USMS Sanction. https://www.clubassistant.com/
Aug 23
Lake George Open Water Swim, 2.5k, 5k, 10k on Saturday, 4 miles on Sunday.  Hague, NY
Aug 24 Wilderness Adventure Swim #1, 1 to 2 Miles, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/wilderness-adventure-swim-1/
Aug 24 5th Annual Lake Tahoe Sharkfest Swim, 1.2 Miles, Lake Tahoe, CA.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Aug 24 Cedar Island 5K swim, Avalon, NJ.  http://timkerrcharities.org/2012/cedar-island-5k-swim
Aug 24
Seattle Park to Park Swim, 1.4 Miles across Lake Washington. Fund raiser for Seattle Children's Hospital.  Seattle, WA.   http://parktoparkswim.com
Aug 26 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
Aug 30

Pompano Open Water Races POWER Challenge. 1500 meters and 500 meters.   Pompano Beach, FL.    http://www.pompanopiranhas.com/
Aug 30 9.5 Mile Maui Channel Swim, Relay & Individual, Lanai to Kaanapali, HI  Contact Ian Emberson, www.mauichannelswim.com Swimmer Description
Aug 30 Friends of Farm 1.6 Mile Perimeter Swim,  Sherborn MA.  Voluntary contributions of any amount are welcome.  email:  admiral.funbelow@gmail.com
Aug 30 Martha Lake Open Water Open Water Swim, 1/4, 1/2 and 1 and 2 Mile swims.  Martha Lake, Lynwood, WA.  http://finishstrongevents.com/swimming-events/
Aug 31 Rockland Breakwater Race, CANCELLED FOR 2014  1.6 or 3.2 mi, Rockland, ME http://breakwaterswim.com/  

SEPT

 

Sep 1

45th Annual 2.4 Mile Waikiki Roughwater Swim, Kaimana Beach, Honolulu, HI,  Ted Sheppard, Waikiki, web site: http://www.waikikiroughwaterswim.com/


Sep 1
85th Annual Oceanside, CA Labor Day Pier Swim and Paddle.  .5 and 1 mile swims.  1, 3 and 6 mile paddles.  Applications and info at: www.oceansideswimclub.com 
Sep 1 71st Annual Roy Webster Columbia River Cross-Channel Swim, 1.1 Miles, Hood River, OR.  http://hoodriver.org/events-festivals/chamber-events/cross-channel-swim
Sep 2 Maui 'Aumakua Swim, 2.4 mile or 1 mile, Maui, Hawaii,   www.aumakuaswim.org  Swimmer Description
Sep 3 Stamford Swim Series, .9 or .5 miles.  Cummings Beach, Stamford, CT.  www.stamfordswim.com
Sep 6
In Search of Memphre –25 miles, Lake Memphremagog, Newport, VT  – Magog, QC.  This is an amateur, invitational only swim limited to 20 swimmers.   Fund Raiser for Indoor Recreation Orleans County.  www.insearchofmemphre.com    For more information, e-mail:  swim@orleansrecreation.org
Sep 6 JJ Hill Days, 1 & 2 Mile Swims.  Wayzata, MN. http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Sep 6 USMS Breadbasket Zone Open Water Championship, http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Sep 6 BigShoulders, 5K and 2.5K.  Lake Michigan.  Chicago IL.  http://www.bigshoulders.org/ 
Sep 6 Swim Across America Rhode Island ˝ mile and 1 mile swims; Narragansett, RI. website:  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Sep 6 Swim Across America Seattle ˝ mile and 2 mile swims; Lake Washington-Mercer Island.  Benefits Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; website:  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Sep 6 1.4 Mile Provincetown Harbor Swim 4 Life AIDS Benefit, Provincetown MA Jay Critchley, P.O. Box 819, Provincetown, MA 02657 http://www.swim4life.org/
Sep 7 7th Annual Tallchief Open Water Challenge, 1/4, 1/2, 1 and 2 mile swims.  Lake Tallchief, Sand Springs, OK
https://www.clubassistant.com/  

Sep 7 Lake Hopatcong Swim Festival, 2 and 1 mile swims, Lake Hopatcong in NJ.  www.swimlakehopatcong.com  USAS and USMS Sanction
Sep 7 New York Self-Transcendence Swim-Run, 1 Km Swim and 10 Km Run, 10:00 AM Lake Welch Pomona, NY.  Open to relay teams or individuals.  http://us.srichinmoyraces.org/
Sep 7 Whiskeytown 1 &2 mile swims, Redding, CA.  website:  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Sep 13 84th Annual La Jolla Rough Water Swim, 1 & 3 mile, 250 yard junior event, La Jolla, CA LJRWS Foundation, P.O. Box 2127, La Jolla, CA 92038, 858-456-2100.  http://swimlajolla.com/    Swimmer Description
Sep 13 Pier-2-Pier swim Race, 2 miles, Wrightsville Beach, NC. http://pier-2-pier.com/
Sep 13 16th Annual Lake Murray Dam Swim for Drew, 2 miles, Columbia, SC.  http://sites.google.com/site/lhsdamswimfordrew/ 
Sep 13 Manhattan Island Relays. 28.5 miles around Manhattan Island 4 and 6 person relays.  New York, NY.  http://www.nycswim.org/
Sep 14 Toad Suck Open Water Swim, 1.5 K, Conway, AR  http://www.dltevents.com/
Sep 14 Arizona Open Water Swimming  - 1000, 2000 or 3000 meters, Tempe Town Lake, Phoenix, AZ  
 http://www.azopenwater.com/

 

Sept 14

8th Annual Wharf to Wharf Swim, 1400 Meters beginning at historic Williams Wharf in Mathews County, Virginia and crossing the East River of Mobjack Bay to Hicks Wharf and return. Benefits Mathews Land Conservancy, minimum of $100 in sponsorships to swim.   Go to “Events” at www.mathewslandconservancy.com or contact Mimi Ulsaker crucoach@3bubbas.com


Sept 14 Circumnavigate Seward, 2.4 Miles, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/circumnavigate-seward/
Sep 14 C-3 Cape Circumnavigation Challenge.  15.1 Miles, Cape May, NJ.  http://www.shoreswim.com/
Sep 16 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters.  https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim-series/2014-05-20
Sep 17 Stamford Swim Series, .9 or .5 miles.  Cummings Beach, Stamford, CT.  www.stamfordswim.com
Sep 18 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 1.  750 or 1500 meter swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.com/
Sep 20 Wilderness Adventure Swim #2, 1-2 miles, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/wilderness-adventure-swim-2/
Sep 20 3rd Annual Boston Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 K.  Boston Harbor, Boston, MA.  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Sep 20 Little Red Lighthouse Swim, 10K, New York, NY.  http://www.nycswim.org/
Sep 20 Last Gasp of Summer, 1 and 2 mile swims.  Angle Lake, SeaTac, WA.  http://www.lastgaspofsummer.com/  USMS and USAS Sanctioned. 
Sep 20 Keller Point Cove, Swim for Kid's Sake, 2, 1 and 1/2 miles.   San Francisco Bay, CA.  website:  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Sep 20
Eric Shanteau's Swim For Your Life, 5K and 1 mile, Lake Lanier Islands, GA website:  http://www.livestrong.org/events/1800/
Sep 20 Slam the Dam Open Water Swim, 8K, 2.4  or 1.2 miles, Grand of Super Slam.  Lake Mead, NRA, Las Vegas/Boulder City NV.  website: www.slamthedam.com  email:  Kara Robertson swimlasvegas@gmail.com
USMS Sanction

Sep 21 2nd Annual Newport Sharkfest Swim, 1500 meters, Newport Harbor, Newport, RI, http://newportsharkfest-usopenwater.eventbrite.com
Sep 21 4th Annual Swim Around Charleston, 10 miles, solo and 2 & 4 person relays.  Charleston, SC.  http://www.swimaroundcharleston.com/ 
Sep 21 MAM 2 x 1 mile relay, Lake Del Valle, CA   website:  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/ Cancelled for 2014 due to drought
Sep 21 Swim Across America, Baltimore.  1 & 3 Miles, Baltimore, MD. website:  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Sep 27 Triple Dip, 1 mile, 5K, and 10K swims, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Sep 27 Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions, 1.25 Miles, San Francisco, CA  http://www.waterworldswim.com/events.html
Sep 28 Tikiswim, 2.4 and 1.2 miles.  Oceanside, CA.  http://www.tikiswim.com/

OCT

 

Oct 2 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 2.  750 or 1500 meter swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.com/
Oct 4 American Swimming Association Open Water Collegiate National Championship, Austin, TX.  A 5k out-and-back course in Lake Travis. Open to any student in good standing, currently enrolled full-time in an accredited institution of higher education. Info at: www.AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280.
Oct 4 To the Bridge and Back. 10 Mile Race, $5000 purse, maximum 25 male/female entrants.  5 Mile race, capped at 100 athletes.  Upper James River, Midlothian, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/ 
Oct 4  Daiquiri Deck Tropical Splash,  5K, 2.5K, 1K.  Sarasota, FL.   https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1290&smid=5765  USMS Sanction
Oct 4 Triangle Open Water Swim Championship.  1, 1.2, 2, or 2.4 Mile swims.  Vista Point, NC.   http://www.triangleopenwater.com/
Oct 5 Agua Fresca, 1 Mile, Seattle, WA. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/agua-fresca/
Oct 11 Swim the Suck, 10 mile swim, Tennessee River Gorge, Chattanooga, TN.  http://www.swimthesuck10mile.com/
Oct 11 Swim the Loop - 3.5 Miles and Mott's Channel Sprint - 1.3 miles.  Harbor Island, Wrightsville Beach, NC.  www.swimtheloop.com

Oct 11

Lake Travis Relay, 12 Mile Relay Race, Lake Travis, Austin, TX.  12-mile open water swimming, 6-person relay & solo. Info at: www.AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280.


Oct 12 Autumn at Alki, 1 Mile Swim, Seattle, WA http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/autumn-at-alki/
Oct 12 6th Annual San Diego Sharkfest Swim, 1 Mile.  San Diego Harbor, San Diego, CA  http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Oct 12 21st Annual Bermuda Round the Sound Swim, 10K, 7.25K 4K, 2K, .8K; Harrington Sound, Bermuda. Website: www.AquaMoonAdventures.com
Oct 19 Inaugural Austin Sharkfest Swim, 3km, Lady Bird Lake, Austin, TX, http://www.sharkfestswim.com/
Oct 19 Ocean Madness,  1 - 2 Mile swim, Expected water temperature 52-53 degrees.  Seattle, WA
http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/ocean-madness/

Oct 19 Snapping Tortuga Open Water, 5K, 2.5 K, and 500 meter swims.  Willis TX.  http://snappingtortuga.com/
Oct 22-26 Tex Robertson Highland Lakes Challenge, The Upper Highland Lakes, TX.  Swim 5 lakes in 5 days! The first-ever open water swimming stage race held in the beautiful Highland Lakes just outside of Austin, Texas. Divisions: 5-day "Monster Challenge" or "Mini Challenge" / Weekend Warrior" Monster or Mini Challenge, and individual day stage races offered. Daily "Monster" distances between 2+ and 4 miles. Mile swim offered each day in "mini" division. Info at: www.AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com or www.HighlandLakesChallenge.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280. 
Oct 26 Golden Gate Bridge Swim, 3K, San Francisco, CA  http://www.waterworldswim.com/events.html

NOV

 

Nov 1

10th Annual Dam 5K, Mansfield Dam Park, Lake Travis, Austin, TX.  An out-and-back 5K race held in the main basin of Lake Travis.  Open to adults 18 and older (youth 12-17 with approval of event director).  Info at www.AmericanSwimmingAssociation.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-1280


Nov 2 Barbados Open Water Festival.  5K and 1.5 K swims.  Carlisle Bay, Barbados.  http://www.swimbarbadosvacations.com/
Nov 8 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 3.  1000, 2000 or 4000 meters swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.com/

Nov 9

St. Croix Coral Reef Swim, 5.2, 2 and 1 mile swims in the US Virgin Islands, Contact: Suzanne Rychlik e-mail: coralreefswim@hotmail.com   race website: www.swimrace.com


Dec

 

Dec 15

Hawaiian Christmas Looong Distance Invitational, 7k across Waikiki and back, James Anderson, One Keahole Place #1607, Honolulu, HI 96825 http://www.longdistanceswim.com/


 

 

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