|1987 Donner Lake Swim|
If you find pool swimming more to your liking, see my article on where to swim in the Lake Tahoe area. http://www.tahoetruckeeoutdoor.com/2012/01/lap-swimming-in-tahoe-truckee.html
You may also be interested in the Lake Tahoe Swimming Society.
2015 Open Water Events:
June 6, Lake Berryessa, 1 and 2 mile, Lake Berryessa.
June 6, Catfish Open Water, 500yd/1.2/2.4M, Lake Del Valle, Livermore.
June 13, Sand Harbor Open Water Swim, .5/1.2/2.4 mile, Lake Tahoe.
June 13-14, Lake Del Valle 5/10K, 1M, 2.5K, Livermore.
July 18, Trans-Tahoe Relay 5 people cross Lake Tahoe.
August 1-2, Roughwater Pier Swims, 1 and 2 mile, Santa Cruz.
August 8, Alcatraz Sharkfest, 1.5 mile, Sold Out
August 15, Donner Lake, 2.7 mile. Truckee
August 22, Lake Tahoe OW Swim, .5/1.2/2.4M swims, Tahoma.
August 22, Escape from the Rock, Duathlon and swim only, San Francisco.
August 30 Lake Tahoe Sharkfest Swim, 1M, Sand Harbor.
Sept. 13, Whiskey Town Lake, 1 & 2m, Redding.
Sept. 26, Keller Cove Pt. Richmond, .5,1, & 2mile, SF Bay.
Oct. 10, South Shore Open Water Swim, .5/1.2/2.4 mile, Lake Tahoe.
Oct. 17, Golden Gate Bridge Swim, 1.85 mile, SF Bay.
Many of the above races require a membership in U.S. Master's Swimming.
Steven's Creek Open Water Series: .5/1/2 mile 6:00pm Cupertino, CA
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Open water swim safety video by World Triathlon Corporation (Ironman):