Sunday, May 25, 2008

An eclectic bunch of open water events coming up in New York!

I like doing open water races where national landmarks or locations dear to my heart are involved. For instance, I learned how to surf at Manhattan Beach so I like to do the Dwight Crum Pier to Pier race in August. I have always been fascinated with Alcatraz and had to experience what it would be like to swim from it to the city so I do the Alcatraz Sharkfest each year.

Randy sent me some info regarding some nifty open water races in New York City area that are landmark centric. Swims include:

Brooklyn Bridge Swim: [Link]
The Lady Liberty Swim: [Link]
The Governors Island Swim: [Link]

They are even more New York City swims here at the Manhattan Island Foundation: [Link]

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