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2020 Open Water Calendar

      2020 races are updated in purple with italics.  2019 Races which need to be updated are in black without italics.  If you have an update, please send to dksjreeder@gmail.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 swimmer's responsibility to check for sanctions and insurance for any open water event and make decisions about their

personal safety in regards to participation.




Jan 12

Tampa Bay Frogman Swim, 3.1 Miles, Gandy Beach, St. Petersburg, FL.  http://www.tampabayfrogman.com/  



 Mar 29  Nevis to St. Kitts, Cross Channel Swim.  2.5 Mile Swim.  Caribbean Islands.  http://www.nevistostkittscrosschannelswim.com/
Apr 14 3rd Annual Swim Around Lido Key, 7 miles, Sarasota, FL https://www.swimwithoutlimits.com/swim-around-lido-key.html
Apr 15 Jordan Lake Open Water Challenge, 1, 1.2, 2, 2.4 mile races, North Carolina.  http://www.triangleopenwater.com/

Apr 18

24 Mile Tampa Bay Marathon Swim, Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg FL.  www.distancematters.com 

Apr 24 -27 Arizona Scar Swim Challenge.   4 days, 4 lakes over 40 miles of swimming.  Saguaro Lake, Canyon Lake, Apache Lake, Roosevelt Lake, AZ.  http://www.scarswim.com/
Apr 27 Alcatraz Swim, 1.5 Miles strong current and waves,  San Francisco, CA  http://www.odysseyopenwater.com/
Apr 28
Cap 2k, 15th Annual Open Water Race and Pledge Swim.  This beautiful 2000m straightaway course from Red Bud Isle toward the center of downtown Austin in Lady Bird Lake. Listed in Austin's TOP 75 “Things To Do” the Cap 2k was rated as one of the TOP 10 "Recreational Events in Austin"  and includes the Annual Open Water Swimming H.S. Championships. Other divisions: masters, youth, first-responder, and wetsuit. Spectator viewing from double-decker paddlewheel. Join us for post-race picnic included in swimmer entry. Info at:  www.Cap2k.com or www.winningisntnormal.weebly.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, 512-327-0955. 

 Apr 29 Rice Aquatics/Twin Lakes Open Water Swimming Carnival.  Manvel, Texas.  800, 1600 and 3200 meter races.  https://www.teamunify.com/ USMS and USAS sanctions. 



May 4

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 4 Osprey Open Water Swim: 1 and 2 mile open water swim or Aquathon (1 mile swim and 10K run). Ocean Springs, MS.  Register at OSOSPREY.COM
Mar 3
May 5

Nanticoke 3 and 1.8 mile swims, Bivalve, MD (Eastern Shore - near Salisbury)  Web site: http://www.nanticokeriverswimandtri.com   

May 19 Bartlett Lake, 4K, 2K and 1K,  Bartlett Lake, AZ.   https://azopenwater.com/state-championship/
May 18
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 18 Down River Rip,  4.4 or 2.5 mile swims.  Uppper James River, Midlothian, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/
 May 18 13th Annual Beaufort River Swim. 3 mile competitive and 1 mile fun swim.  Beaufort, SC.  http://www.beaufortriverswim.com/

May 18

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

May 19 Bartlett Lake, 4K, 2K and 1K,  Bartlett Lake, AZ.   https://azopenwater.com/state-championship/
May 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.  USMS sanction.  http://www.restonmasters.com/jmls-lake-swim/
May 26  Beach to Beach Power Swim, 1, 2.25, & 3.5 mile swims.  St John, US Virgin Islands website: ww.friendsvinp.org/swim
May 26 NAV-E-SINK or swim - 1.2 mi & 2.4 mi swims - Victory Park, Rumson, NJ  https://raceforum.com/navesink
May 30 Thursday Evening Stress Relief, Seattle, WA.  .5 and 1 mile routes, in fresh water and Puget Sound.  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/
May 31 Jun 1 North Carolina Swimming Open Water Championships and RHF Military Mile. 5k, 3k, 2k, 1 Mile, 800, 400 meters.   Lake Echo,


June 1 Lowcountry Splash 2.4 and 5 mile swims, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 website: http://www.lowcountrysplash.com/
Jun 1 43rd  Annual Swim Around Key West.  12.5 Miles. Solos, 2-person and 3-person teams.  Key West, FL.  http://swimaroundkeywest.com
Jun 1  Chattanooga Rat Race, 2.4 miles and 4.5 miles, Chattanooga, TN.  http://chattanoogaratrace.com/  Swimmer Description
Jun 1 1 and 2 Mile, Lake Berryessa, Sanctioned Masters swim Lake Berryessa, CA.  USMS and USA Swim Sanctions   http://www.damfast.org/ 
Jun 1 John Shrum Memorial Cable Swims, Chris Green Lake, Charlottesville, VA. website: http://www.cableswim.org/
Jun 1 Great Salt Lake Open Water Marathon Swim.  10K, and 1 mile swims.  http://www.greatsaltlakeopenwater.com/
Jun 8 Little Uno, Big Duece, 1, 1.2, 2 and 2.4 Mile swims.  Jordan Lake, Pittsboro, NC.   http://www.triangleopenwater.com/
Jun 8 69th Huntington Beach Pier Swim, 1/2  Huntington Beach, CA   http://www.huntingtonbeachca.gov/
Jun 8 Death Valley Open Water 5K, 3K, 2K, 1K, .5K Hartwell Lake, Clemson SC. USMS sanction. Website:  http://www.teamunify.com/
Jun 8-9 Del Valle Open Water Festival,  10K, 5K and 1 mile swims, Livermore, CA. USMS Sanction http://www.pacificmasters.org/pacm/schedule
Jun 9 4.4 Mile Chesapeake Bay Swim and 1 Mile Bay Challenge, Stevensville MD website:  http://www.bayswim.com/
Jun 10 7th Annual Warsaw Aqua Mile, 1 Mile Swim, Center Lake, Warsaw, IN http://www.centerlakewarsaw.com/
Jun 13 Friday Night Swim Race, 2.4, 1.2 and .5 mile swims.  Lake Meridian Park in Kent, WA.  website:  
Jun 14 Flowers International Swims, 5K and 10K, Cayman Islands.   http://www.flowersseaswim.com/
Jun 14 Charles River 1-Mile Swim, River Dock on Charles River Esplanade (near the Hatch Shell), Boston, MA . website:  http://www.charlesriverswimmingclub.org/wp/
Jun 14 28th Annual Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 miles, Alcatraz/Aquatic Park - San Francisco, CA
Jun 15 END-WET.  36 miles swim downriver, solo and teams.  Grand Forks, ND to Oslo, MN.  http://www.endracing.com/end-wet
Jun 15 FKCC Swim Around Key West, 12.5 Miles, Key West FL  http://www.fkccswimaroundkeywest.com/
Jun 15 1 Mile Against the Tide Swim for Breast Cancer, Hopkinton, MA. http://www.mbcc.org/swim/
Jun  19 Thursday Evening Stress Relief, Seattle, WA.  .5 and 1 mile routes, in fresh water and Puget Sound.  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/

Jun 20

Nixie Waves Inaugural Open Water Swim.  7 AM, 1.2 or 2.4 Miles, Aurora Reservoir, Denver, CO.  https://www.trifind.com/re_135143/NixieWavesOpenWaterSwim.html

Jun 20

2nd Annual Washington DC Sharkfest Swim, 1K, 2K & 4K, Potomac River - National Harbor, MD

Jun 22

Central Illinois Open Water Swim (CIOWS), 1.2 and 2.4 miles. Hudson, IL USMS Sanction  https://www.clubassistant.com/

Jun 22 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 22 Solstice Sunset Swim, 1.2 or 2.4 Miles.  Union Reservoir, Longmont, CO http://mountainswimseries.com/
Jun 22 Lake Harriet Open Water Swim.  1 & 2 Mile Swims.   Lake Harriet, MN. http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Jun 22 Seal Beach Rough Water, 5K and 1 Mile swims.  http://www.sealbeachswimclub.org
Jun 23 Washington DC. Sharkfest Swim, 4K, 2K, 1 K.  Washington, DC   http://sharkfestswim.com/
Jun 23 Pier to Cove Swim, 1.5 miles, La Jolla, CA web site: http://www.lajollacoveswimclub.com/  

Jun 27 

Buzzards Bay Swim.  1.2 Miles, New Bedford and Fairhaven,  savebuzzardsbay.org/swim

$150 fundraising minimum.  

Jun 27 Tubby Trout 5K Open Water Swim, Seattle, WA  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/events/
Jun 29 Minocqua Island Swim Challenge,  1 Mile, Minocqua WI.  https://www.minocqua.org/event/minocqua-island-swim-challenge/30146/
Jun 29 Foster Cable Lake Swims, 1 Cable Swim 2 Mile Cable swim.  Foster, OR.  https://www.comaswim.org/foster-lake.html
Jun 29 Son of a swim, 6, 4 and 2 Mile swims.  Lake Memphremagog, Newport, VT Qualifying for Kingdom Swim in July.    http://www.kingdomswim.org
Jun 30 Lady Liberty Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 miles.  Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ.   http://sharkfestswim.com/


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/
Jul 6 Alcatraz Swim, 1.5 Miles strong current and waves,  San Francisco, CA  http://www.odysseyopenwater.com/
Jul 7 Fire Island Ocean Swim, 10K, 5K, 1 Mile, 400 meter.  Fire Island, NY.  http://www.openwaterswimli.com/
Jul 7

Red, White and Zoom, 3K and 5K swims, Cowan Lake State Park, Wilmington, OH  http://www.zoomracingusa.com/open-water-swim 

Jul 7 Big Oyster Sharkfest Swim, 1500 meters,  New York, NY, Oxford, MD.  http://sharkfestswim.com/
Jul 12 Swim with a Mission.  1K, 5k and 10K individual swims.  10K relay. Newfound Lake, Bristol, NH. 
Fundraiser for Veteranshttp://swimwithamission.org/

Jul 12

 6th Annual Mystic Sharkfest Swim, 1500 Meters,  Mystic Harbor - Mystic, CT

Jul 13 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 Bear Lake Monster Swim, 10K mile solo, 2 person and 6 person relays, 1 Mile and 1/2 mile.  Bear Lake, UT.  http://www.bearlakemonsterswim.com/
Jul 13 Fat Salmon Open Water. 3.2 and 1.2 Mile swims.  Seattle, WA.  http://www.fatsalmonswim.org/
Jul 13 Rebecca Lake 5K swim and 2 person relay, Rockford, MN.     http://www.minnesotamasters.com/ 
Jul 14 Pure Pactola Open Water Swim, 2.4, 1.2 and .5 mile swims.  Pactola Reservoir, Rapid City, South Dakota https://www.purepactola.com/
Jul 14 11th Annual Steelman Open Water Swim, 5K and 1.5 miles, Quakertown, PA. website: http://www.steelmantriathlon.com/ows/index.php
Jul 14 Mystic Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 K.  Mystic, CT   http://sharkfestswim.com/
Jul 14 Pontiac Bay Open Water Swim Challenge, Seattle, WA, 1.2 and 2.4 mile swims  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/events/
Jul 14 27th Annual Monster Lake Swim, 2 Miles, YMCA Camp, Manitou, WI  http://www.active.com/
Jul 14 Steve Omi Memorial Swim, 1 Mile, Coeur d’Alene, ID  web site: http://www.racesonline.com/
Jul 17 Maggie Fisher Memorial Great South Bay Cross Bay Swim, 5.25 miles, Brightwaters, NY.  website: http://www.greatsouthbayswim.com/
Jul 17 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 18

7th Annual Lady Liberty Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 miles, Liberty State Park - Jersey City, NJ 

Jul 19  San Clemente Ocean Festival, 1 Mile Swim, biathlon, swim/run/swim and Splash and Dash. San Clemente, CA.  https://www.oceanfestival.org/athletic-events
Jul 20 Carter Lake Crossing, 3 Miles.  Carter Lake, Loveland, CO. http://mountainswimseries.com/
 Jul 25     Sea Isle Beach Patrol, 1 Mile Swim.  Sea Isle City, New Jersey. http://sicbp.com/1MileOceanSwim.aspx
Jul 25 Grimaldo's Mile, 1 mile swim, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Jul 27 Parker Open Water Swim, 2.4 and 1.2 mile races. Parker, CO.  website:  www.withoutlimits.com
Jul 27 OctoChallenge, 8K Lake Washington, Seattle, WA  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/events/
July 27 BAM Bare-Bones Open Water Swims, 1, 2 and 3 mile swims.  Boulder Reservoir, Boulder, CO  website: www.bamswimteam.org
Jul 26, 27 and 28
Cascade Lake Swim Series, 500, 1000, 1.5K, 3K, & 5K swims in 3 Days, Elk Lake Oregon https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1756&smid=11568

Jul 28 Great Lake Plunge, 4K, 2K, 1K races and 200 meters kids swim.  Evanston, IL  http://www.greatlakeplunge.com/
Jul 27 Kingdom swim, 15 Mile Border Busters, 10, 6, 2 and 1 mile courses Lake Memphremagog, Newport, VT http://kingdomgames.co/
Jul 27 15th Annual Swim Teal Lake, 2.25 Miles, Benefit for Diabetes.  Negaunee, MI.  http://www.teallakeswim.com/home
Jul 28 Arizona Open Water, 4000, 2000, 1000 meters. Upper Lake Mary, Arizona http://www.azopenwater.com/



Aug 3 45th Annual Cruz, 1 Mile swim,  Santa Cruz, CA.  http://pacificmasters.org/content/open-water-swims
Aug 3 Breezy Point Swim, 5K, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Aug 3 Point to LaPointe Swim to Madeline Island, 2 miles, Bayfield, WI.
Aug 4 Cruise Cruz, 2 Mile swim,  Santa Cruz, CA.  http://pacificmasters.org/content/open-water-swims
Aug 3 25km Swim Across Long Island Sound, Bridgeport, CT, 10 – 15 solo swimmers, 15-25 relays.  www.swimacrossthesound.org
Aug 3 Long Bridge Swim.  1.76 Miles, Lake Pend Orielle, Sandpoint, Idaho. website:  www.longbridgeswim.com
Aug 3 Island Beach 2 Mile Swim, Long Island Sound, Greenwich, CT.   http://www.gscevents.org/
Aug 3 Swim a Mile for Hospice, 1 Mile, Hannawa Falls, New York http://www.swimamileforhospice.org/
Aug 4 10th Annual Swim for Freedom,  3 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 10 Governor's Island, 2 mile swim, New York, NY.   https://cibbows.org/events/governors-island-2019/
Aug 10 Deer Creek Open Water, 1 Mile, 5K, 10K and 10 Mile Swimming Distances in Deer Creek Reservoir, Heber, UT www.deercreekopenwater.com 
Aug 11 Chatfield Classic, 1 and 2 Mile.  Chatfield Lake, Littleton, CO. http://mountainswimseries.com/
Aug 10 David's Old Silver Swim, 1 and 1/2 miles swims.  North Falmouth, MA. h http://davidsoldsilverswim.com/the-swim/
Aug 10 - 18 8 Lake, 43 Mile Swim the Kingdom Week.  Swim one day or up to all 8 with longer and shorter events each day.    http://kingdomgames.co/
Aug 10 Pennock Island Challenge, Ketchikan, Alaska.  8 miles, 30 solos, 20 relays.  Website:  http://www2.jdrf.org/site/  
Aug 10 Minnetonka Challenge 5 and 10 mile swims and 3 person relay, Minneapolis, MN.     www.minnesotamasters.com 
Aug 10 The Crossing, One Mile, Lake Gaston, Littleton, NC. http://osail.org/our-events/the-crossing
Aug 10
Betsy Owens and Terry Laughlin Memorial Swims, 1 and 2 Mile Cable, Mirror Lake, Lake Placid, NY. https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/LakePlacid/BetsyOwensTerryLaughlinMemorialCableSwims
Aug 10 Donner Lake, 2.7 miles swim,  Truckee, CA  www.sierranevadamasters.com SOLD OUT
Aug 11 Change your Latitude - 57 degrees North Open Water Challenge 10k, 5k, 1k, Sitka Alaska, http://changeyourlatitude.org/
Aug 11 Coeur d'Alene crossing, 2.4 Miles.  Coeur d'Alene, ID.  http://www.cdacrossing.com/
Aug 17 1 Mile Against the Tide Swim, Nickerson State Park, MA. http://www.mbcc.org/swim/

Aug 17

Boston Light Swim, 8 Miles, Boston, MA.  https://www.massowsa.org/bls  Swimmer Description

Aug 17 The Cliff Backyard Ultra, Wellington Lake, Bailey Colorado. https://mountainswimseries.com/
Aug 18 Lake Tahoe Sharkfest Swim, 1.2 Miles, Lake Tahoe, CA.  http://sharkfestswim.com/
Aug 18 Castle 5K and10K, Wellington Lake, Bailey Colorado. https://mountainswimseries.com/
Aug 19 12th Annual Madison Open Water Swim, 2.4 and 1.2 Miles,  Lake Monona, Madison, WI.  http://swimmows.org/w/
Aug 19
Rose Pitonof Swim, 17.5 Miles, Manhattan to Coney Island, New York, NY. http://urbanswim.org/rose-pitonof-swim/
Aug 19 4th Annual Isleboro Crosssing for LifeFlight, 3.1 miles, West Penobscot Bay, Lincolnville, Maine.  http://lifeflightmaine.org/
Aug 19 Emerald City Open Water Swim, ˝ mile & 1 mile, Seattle WA http://www.seattle.gov/parks/aquatics/openwaterswim.htm
Aug 19 Tri-Arkansas Open Water Swim, 1500 meters.  Arkadelphia, AR  http://www.dltevents.com/
 Aug  19 SwimRVA, DownRiver Rip, 4.4 or 2.5 mile down river swim.  Upper James River, Midlothian, VA.  http://www.pelusoopenwater.com/ 
Aug 20 Ray Licata Memorial Swim, 1 Mile, Long Branch, NJ.  https://sites.google.com/site/raylicatamemorialswim/home
Aug 20 12th Annual Swim and Fin Race for Salem Sound, 5k, 1 mile, 500 meter swims, Salem MA.  http://www.swimandfin.org/
Aug 20
Swim to the Moon 5K, 10K, 1.2 and .5 mile.  Hiland Chain of Lakes, Pinckney, MI. 
 Aug 24 Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim.  2.4 Mile, 1.2 Mile and .5 miles.  Sugar Pine State Park, Lake Tahoe, CA.  http://tahoeswimming.com/events/
Aug 25 20th Annual Swim for life, 2.5 and 1 mile races.  Seward Park, Seattle, WA  http://swimforlife.bloodworksnw.org/
Aug 26
Lake George Open Water Swim, 2.5k, 5k, 10k on Saturday, 4 miles on Sunday.  Hague, NY USMS sanction  http://www.lakegeorgeswim.com/
Aug 27
Seattle Park to Park Swim, 1.4 Miles across Lake Washington. Fund raiser for Seattle Children's Hospital.  Seattle, WA.   http://parktoparkswim.com

Aug 29

11th Annual Lake Tahoe Sharkfest Swim, 1 mile, Sand Harbor State Park, Lake Tahoe - Incline Village, NV

Aug 27 Cedar Island 5K swim, Avalon, NJ.  http://timkerrcharities.org/2012/cedar-island-5k-swim



Sep 2 9.5 Mile Maui Channel Swim, Relay & Individual, Lanai to Kaanapali, HI   www.mauichannelswim.com Swimmer Description
Sep 2 Pompano Open Water Races POWER Challenge. 1500 meters and 500 meters.   Pompano Beach, FL.    http://www.pompanopiranhas.com/
Sept 3 Bridge to Bridge swim, 6.2 Miles.  Golden Gate to Bay Bridnge, San Francisco, CA http://www.odysseyopenwater.com/

Sep 4 88th Annual Oceanside, CA Labor Day Pier Swim and Paddle.  .5 and 1 mile swims.  1, 3 and 6 mile paddles.  http://www.labordaypierswim.com/index.html

Sep 5

 10th Annual Golden Gate Sharkfest Swim, 1.6 miles Under the Golden Gate Bridge - Sausalito, CA

Sep 5

47th Annual 2.4 Mile Waikiki Roughwater Swim, Kaimana Beach, Honolulu, HI,    http://www.waikikiroughwaterswim.com/

Sep 6 Upper Merion Open Water Swim Series.   800 Meters. https://www.athletepath.com/upper-merion-open-water-swim
Sep 8 Truckee Swim Classic, 2.4, 1.2 miles, 500 meters and kids races 25-200 meters.   Donner Lake, CA http://tahoeswimming.com/events/truckee-swim-classic/
Sep 8 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 9 Liberty to Freedom Swim.  2.2 miles.  From the Statue of Liberty to the Freedom Tower.  New York, NY.  http://urbanswim.org/liberty-to-freedom-swim/
Sep 9 First Annual SEALKIDS SwimJam. 5K open water swim,  Isle of Palms, SC. http://funraise.selakids.org/
Sep 9 Horsetooth Open Water Swim, 10K, 2.4 and 1.2 Mile and youth swims.  Fort Collins, Colorado. http://www.horsetoothswim.com
Sep 9
In Search of Memphre –25 miles, Lake Memphremagog, Newport, VT  – Magog, QC.   http://kingdomgames.co/in-search-of-memphre/
Sep 10 JJ Hill Days, 1 & 2 Mile Swims.  Wayzata, MN. http://www.minnesotamasters.com/
Sep 10 Pier-2-Pier swim Race, 2 miles, Wrightsville Beach, NC. http://pier-2-pier.com/
Sep 10 Big Shoulders, 5K and 2.5K.  Lake Michigan.  Chicago IL.  http://www.bigshoulders.org/  
Sep 10 Aqua Sphere North Shore 5K swim.  Sunset Beach to Waimea Bay, HI.  http://northshore5kswim.com/
Sep 10 18th Annual Lake Murray Dam Swim for Drew, 2 miles, Columbia, SC.  http://sites.google.com/site/lhsdamswimfordrew/ 
Sep 10-11 Lake Hopatcong Swim Festival, 9, 2, 1 and .5 mile swims, Lake Hopatcong in NJ. USAS and USMS Sanction  www.swimlakehopatcong.com  
Sep 11 Golden Gate Sharkfest Swim, 1.6 Miles, Sausalito, CA   http://sharkfestswim.com/
Sep 11 RCP Tiburon Mile, Tiburon CA, http://www.rcptiburonmile.com/
Sep 11 9th Annual Tallchief Open Water Challenge, 1/4, 1/2, 1 and 2 mile swims.  Lake Tallchief, Sand Springs, OK  https://www.clubassistant.com/  
Sep 11 Whiskeytown 1 &2 mile swims, Redding, CA.  website:  http://pacificmasters.org/content/open-water-swims
Sep 13 84th Annual La Jolla Rough Water Swim,   1 & 3 mile, 250 yard junior event, La Jolla, CA   http://swimlajolla.com/   
Sept 13 Seattle's 10K Invitational Open Water Swim, Seattle, WA  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/events/

Sep 13

 9th Annual Boston Sharkfest Swim, 1500 meters, Boston Harbor - Boston, MA

Sep 16  

12th 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

Sept 17 Breezy Point,  5K, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Sep 17 Last Gasp of Summer, 1 and 2 mile swims.  Angle Lake, SeaTac, WA. USMS and USAS Sanctioned.   http://www.lastgaspofsummer.com/   
Sep 17 Breezy Point 5K, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Sep 18 4th  Annual Nadador Mile Rough Water Swims 1 and 2 miles, Dana Point, CA. https://www.clubassistant.com/
Sep 17 Race #4, 5000 and 2000 meters swims, Alum Creek State Park, Deleware, OH.  http://www.zoomracingusa.com/open-water-swim 
Sep 18 Swim Hobbs Island, 5 , 2 and 1 mile swims.  Madison Countat Launch, Huntsville, AL.    http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=19206
Sep 18 Toad Suck Open Water Swim, 1.5 K, Conway, AR  http://www.dltevents.com/
Sep 18 2nd Annual Newport Sharkfest Swim, 1500 meters, Newport Harbor, Newport, RI, http://newportsharkfest-usopenwater.eventbrite.com
Sep 18 Swim Across America, Baltimore.  1 & 3 Miles, Baltimore, MD. website:  http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/
Sep 21 Boston Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 K.  Boston Harbor, Boston, MA.   http://sharkfestswim.com/
Sept 21 Alcatraz Swim, 1.5 Miles strong current and waves,  San Francisco, CA  http://www.odysseyopenwater.com/
Sept 23

2019 Deleware State Championships and Aquathlon. 1600 M swim, 800 M swim and  aquathlon (1600 meter swim/2.2 mile run)  Newark Reservoir, DE.  https://www.imathlete.com/

Sep 24 Saltwater Swim Sweries Northwest, Seattle, WA.  .5 mi, 1 mil, or 1.75 mile routes in the beautiful Salish Sea. http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/event/saltwater-swim-series-northwest/
Sep 24 Triple Dip, 1 mile, 5K, and 10K swims, New York, NY.   http://www.cibbows.org/races/
Sep 24 Keller Point Cove, Swim for Kid's Sake, 2, 1 and 1/2 miles.   San Francisco Bay, CA.  website:  http://www.openwaterpacific.org/
Sep 24 Ohio River Swim, .5, 1.2 and 2.4 swims.  Cardinal Harbor, Prospect, KY.  http://ohioriverswim.weebly.com/
Sep 25 6th Annual Swim Around Charleston, 10 miles, solo and 2 & 4 person relays.  Charleston, SC.  http://www.swimaroundcharleston.com/ 
Sep 25 Tikiswim, 2.4 and 1.2 miles.  Oceanside, CA.  http://www.tikiswim.com/
Sept 28 8th Annual Awesome Alki Open Water Swim, 1 mile, Seattle, WA  http://say-yes-to-life-swims.com/events/
Sep 30 Arizona Open Water, 4000, 2000, 1000 meters. Canyon Lake, Arizona http://www.azopenwater.com/



Oct 2 San Diego Sharkfest Swim, 1.5 K.  San Diego, CA.  http://sharkfestswim.com/
Oct 2 Ironcare Splash and Dash, Race 2.  750 or 1500 meter swim.  Tempe Town Lake, AZ.  http://www.4peaksracing.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 

Oct 4

 12th Annual San Diego Sharkfest Swim, 1 mile San Diego Harbor - San Diego to Coronado, CA

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 12

16th Annual Lake Travis Relay, 12-mile open water swimming, 6-person relay. Loads of fun on a great course. Finish and awards at lakeside restaurant. Info  at:  http://www.LakeTravisRelay.com or www.winningisntnormal.weebly.com Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, Race Coordinator: 512-327-0955.

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 15 Triangle Open Water Hurricane Swim.  1, 1.2, 2, or 2.4 Mile swims.  New Hope Overlook, NC.   http://www.triangleopenwater.com/
Oct 15 To the Bridge and Back. 10 Mile Race, maximum 25 male/female entrants.  5 Mile race, capped at 100 athletes, 2.4 mile swim.  Upper James River, Midlothian, VA.  
Oct 22 Alcatraz Swim, 1.5 Miles strong current and waves,  San Francisco, CA  http://www.odysseyopenwater.com/
Oct 22   http://snappingtortuga.com/events-2/
Oct 23 - 27 13th Annual Tex Robertson Highland Lakes Challenge, Highland Lakes, TX.  Swim 5 lakes in 5 days! The first-ever open water swimming stage race.  Held in the beautiful Highland Lakes hill country territory, just outside of Austin, Texas, each day offers different challenges. Divisions: 5-day "Monster Challenge" or  3-day "Weekend Warrior," as well as individual day stage races offered.  Daily "Monster" distances between 2+ and 4+ miles. Mile swim offered on some days. Info at: www.HighlandLakesChallenge.com  or www.winningisntnormal.weebly.com. Contact: Sandy Neilson-Bell, Race Coordinator: 512-327-0955
Oct 28 Arizona Open Water, 4000, 2000, 1000 meters. Bartlett Lake, Arizona http://www.azopenwater.com/

Oct 28

Hawaiian Christmas Looong Distance Invitational, 7k across Waikiki and back, http://www.longdistanceswim.com/ 

Oct 28 Swim Around Fort De Sota, 10 K swim.  St. Petersburg, FL  https://globalswimseries.com/swim-around-fort-de-soto/



Nov 2 - 6 Barbados Open Water Festival.  5K and 1.5 K swims.  Carlisle Bay, Barbados.  http://www.swimbarbadosvacations.com/

Nov 6

St. Croix Coral Reef Swim, 5.2, 2 and 1 mile swims in the US Virgin Islands www.swimrace.com