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New Florida race offers REAL gold medals!

Introducing "Lucky's Golden Mile" on May 25, 2019 in Orlando, Florida! This is a new race, but for the thousands of open water swimmers the swim and location is very well known.  Lucky's Lake Swim...

France Adds 10 Incredible Races to the GSS… Start Packing!

The French Swimming Federation (FFN), the governing body for swimming in France, has added all 10 open water races in the EDF Aqua Challenge to the Global Swim Series. Pick a date, a spectacular place...

Austria Adds Natural Beauty With 2 Amazing Races!

Calling all swimmers with a sense of adventure!  Here are a couple of great races in central Europe: 1) The Backwaterman Waldviertel , held on July 6, gives swimmers a rugged adventure in an off-the-beaten...

GSS Canadian Champs 2019, hosted by the North Shore Challenge

We are excited to announce that the second annual "GSS Canadian Championships" have been awarded to the "North Shore Challenge" on July 21, 2019, in Lake Erie. The North Shore Challenge for Camp Trillium is...

The best “dammed” lake in the GSS… “Fontana Lake Swim” in North Carolina!

Here is another one for those GSS swimmers looking to pick up some bonus distance points in the Global Ranking!  If you liked the recently announced 23 mile/36 km, "Around the Island Marathon Swim" in...

Exotic Caribbean: Guanaja – Green Island Open Water Swim

We often say that in the Global Swim Series there is a race for everyone.  Lots of people love the huge races for the competition.  Some people like the small races for the slower...

“Around the Island Marathon” becomes the longest race in the GSS!

The Inaugural Jim Whelan Open Water Festival will be held on July 14, 2019 in Atlantic City, NJ by Green Whales Inc. to honor the late Jim Whelan and to support the Whelan’s Whales...

Philippines Adds a 4th Spectacular Race to the GSS!

The SwimJunkie group has added another gorgeous race to their portfolio of breathtaking races: SwimJunkie Challenge - Sicogon... an island paradise in the Philippines! Take a look at all 4 of their races.  The pictures...
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