New England Open Water Swims

Now updated for 2017!

Calendar of open water swims in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.

2017 dates if available; otherwise 2016 dates are shown. To add an event to this list, please contact us.

Date Swim Location Type Distance
3/3/2017 Memphremagog Winter Swim Festival Newport, VT ice 25/50/100/200m
6/10/2017 Landshark 1 mi Amesbury, MA lake 1/2 mi, 1 mi, 2 mi
6/17/2017 Against the Tide Hopkinton, MA lake 1 mi
6/17/2017 Mashpee Super Swim Mashpee, MA lake 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 3 mi
6/24/2017 Buzzard's Bay Swim New Bedford, MA bay 1.2 mi
6/24/2017 Swim Across America Greenwich Greenwich, CT bay 1/2 mi; 1.5 mi; 3 mi
7/1/2017 Son of a Swim Lake Memphremagog, VT lake 6 mi
7/7/2017 Swim Across America Boston Harbor Boston, MA ocean 22 mi relay
7/15/2017 Misery Challenge Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA ocean 3 mi
7/17/2017 Georgeville or Bust Lake Memphremagog, VT lake 15 mi
7/22/2017 Peaks to Portland Portland, ME bay 2.4 mi
7/29/2017 Kingdom Swim Lake Memphremagog, VT lake 10 mi
7/29/2017 Save the Bay Swim Newport, RI bay 1.7 mi
8/5/2017 Boston Light Swim South Boston, MA ocean 8 mi
8/5/2017 Wild Fish Open Water Swim Festival Salem, MA ocean 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 2 mi
8/6/2017 Mighty Merrimack Swim Lowell, MA river 1 mi; 2 mi
8/12/2017 Crystal Swim Barton, VT lake 5 mi
8/13/2017 Island Pond Swim Brighton, VT lake 4 mi
8/14/2017 Echo Lake Swim Echo Lake, VT lake 6 km, 12 km
8/15/2017 Lake Seymour Swim Seymour Lake, VT lake 10 km
8/16/2017 Lake Massawippi Swim Lake Massawippi, QC lake 9 mi
8/17/2017 Lake Memphremagog Swim Lake Memphremagog, VT lake 10 km
8/19/2017 Against the Tide Brewster, MA lake 1 mi
8/19/2017 Willoughby Swim Westmore, VT lake 5 mi
8/19/2017 Islesboro Crossing for Lifeflight Linconville, ME ocean 3.1 mi
8/20/2017 Caspian Swim Greensboro, VT lake 1.5 mi, 3 mi
8/26/2017 Swim Across America Nantucket Nantucket, MA ocean 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 4 mi
9/9/2017 Swim Across America Rhode Island Narragansett, RI ocean 1/2 mi; 1 mi
9/9/2017 Provincetown Harbor Swim for Life Provincetown, MA ocean 1.4 mi
9/11/2017 In Search of Memphre Lake Memphremagog, VT lake 25 mi
6/11/2016 Charles River 1 mi Boston, MA river 1 mi
6/19/2016 Lake Terramuggus Marlborough, CT lake 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 2 mi; 3 mi
6/19/2016 Wayland Swim Wayland, MA lake 1 mi; 3 mi
6/25/2016 Doty Memorial 1 mi South Boston, MA ocean 1 mi
6/25/2016 Narrow River Turn-around North Kingston, RI river 1 mi
7/9/2016 Mystic Sharkfest Swim Mystic, CT ocean 1500m
7/10/2016 Point-to-Point Compo Beach Westport, CT ocean 1 mi
7/16/2016 Greenwich Point Swim Greenwich, CT bay 1 mi
7/24/2016 Pig Iron 1, 2, 3 mi Swim Vernon, CT lake 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 2 mi; 3 mi
7/30/2016 Swim Across the Sound Bridgeport, CT bay 25 km
8/6/2016 Island to Beach Swim Greenwich, CT bay 2 mi
8/7/2016 Sebago Challenge Raymond, ME lake 1 km; 2.5 km; 5 km
8/8/2016 Rhode Island Aquatic Hall of Fame Swim Narragansett, RI ocean 1.2 mi
8/13/2016 Davids Old Silver Swim North Falmouth, MA ocean 1/2 mi; 1 mi
8/13/2016 Celebrate the Clean Harbor Swim Gloucester, MA ocean 1.2 mi
8/21/2016 Salem Swim and Fin Salem, MA ocean 500m, 1 mi, 5 km
9/3/2016 Lake Quassapaug Middlebury, CT lake 1/2 mi; 1 mi; 3 mi
9/10/2016 Swim the Bay Duxbury, MA ocean 1.5 mi
9/17/2016 Fairfield Y Open Water Swim Fairfield, CT ocean 1 mi
9/17/2016 Boston Sharkfest Boston, MA ocean 1500m
9/18/2016 Newport Sharkfest Newport, RI ocean 1500m
9/20/2016 Merrimack 10K Swim Tyngsboro, MA river 10 km