Saturday, March 25, 2017

Get to the point: The Point to LaPointe Swim

Another amazing swim on the Great Lakes is the Point to Lapointe Swim in Lake Superior, starting in Bayfield, Wisconsin. The race is actually pretty...

Open water swimming… in Alaska? Absolutely.

So the latest addition to the Global Swim Series is the "Change Your Latitude" swim in Sitka, Alaska.  And at 57 degrees north latitude...

England enters the GSS with one of the oldest races in the world.

The Dee Mile is one of the oldest races in the world and is also the first open water swim in England to join...

The largest race in the world joins the GSS… over 16,000 swimmers

You read that right, there are over 16,000 swimmers in South Africa's "Midmar Mile". This makes it the third incredible race in South Africa to...

The Great Australia Day Swim joins the Global Swim Series

The Swimland "Great Australia Day Swim" features a variety of races that attract over 900 swimmers!  The race is actually part of an entire...

The incredible and historic “Freedom Swim” in South Africa

The Freedom Swim is a cold water, open ocean swim from Robben Island to the main land in Cape Town, South Africa. Robben Island has...

Swim for Haiti supported by Swimtrek

The great thing about the Global Swim Series races is the choice.  There are so many amazing choices.  Some races are very competitive and...

The Ottawa “Riverkeeper 4k” joins the Global Swim Series

The Riverkeeper 4K is a unique inter-provincial swim in the Ottawa River to highlight the work of the Ottawa Riverkeeper and its goal to...

2 races, 2 days in Melbourne! The Swim the Bay Challenge

The Rocket Science Bay Challenge is a series of swim, running, and surf style events to take place along 2 wonderful beach locations on...

Wharf to Winery: A new Aussie adventure joins GSS!

With the GSS season heavy underway down in the Southern Hemisphere the Global Swim Series is proud to welcome the Morrison's Wharf to Winery...