Southern California Open Water Swims - 2019

Calendar of organized ocean swims, lake swims, and other open-water swim races in Southern California. Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, Orange, and San Diego Counties. Confirmed 2019 dates.
DateSwimLocationTypeDistance
4/27/2019 OC Swim Series Mission Viejo lake 1 mi, 2 mi
5/11/2019 OC Swim Series Mission Viejo lake 1 mi, 2 mi
6/22/2019 Seal Beach Roughwater Seal Beach ocean 1 mi 5-km
6/29/2019 Semana Nautica 1 mile Santa Barbara ocean 1 mi
6/30/2019 Semana Nautica 3 mile Santa Barbara ocean 3 mi
7/13/2019 Newport Pier to Pier Newport Beach ocean 2 mi
7/20/2019 San Clemente Ocean Fest San Clemente ocean 1 mi
8/3/2019 Don Burns Corona Del Mar Swim Corona del Mar ocean 1 mi
9/2/2019 Labor Day Pier Swim Oceanside ocean 1 mi
9/15/2019 OC Swim Series Mission Viejo lake 1 mi, 2 mi
9/22/2019 Mission Mile Mission Viejo lake 1 mi, 2 mi
9/22/2019 Tiki Swim Oceanside ocean 1.2 mi 2.4 mi
11/28/2019 Turkey Brine Pier Swim Huntington Beach ocean 0.5 mi
weekly, Jun-Aug Reef and Run Santa Barbara, CA ocean 500m, 1 km, 1 mi
weekly, May-Aug Nite Moves Santa Barbara, CA ocean 1 km

2019 dates not yet known

DateSwimLocationTypeDistance
6/9/2018 Huntington Beach Pier Swim Huntington Beach ocean ~0.5 mi
6/23/2018 Pier to Cove Swim La Jolla ocean 1.5 mi
6/23/2018 Santa Monica Pier Ocean Fest Santa Monica ocean 1.2 mi
7/8/2018 Semana Nautica 6 mile Santa Barbara ocean 6 mi
7/28/2018 Optimist Club Sports Fiesta Coronado ocean 1 mi
8/5/2018 Dwight Crum Pier-to-Pier Manhattan Beach ocean 2 mi
8/12/2018 Naples Island Swims Naples canal 1 mi, 3 mi, 0.5 km, 1 km
9/30/2018 LJC 10 mile Relay La Jolla ocean 10 mi

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