Global Championships - Cancun

Take part in a GSS Swim Trip at the world famous El Cruce Race


Cancun, Mexico


May 19-26, 2019


Pool, Open Water & Dryland

Ideal For:

Masters swimmers, open water swimmers & triathletes



Crystal clear blue waters, Caribbean beaches and Maya culture come together for one of the most memorable open water swimming experiences there is. This trip will give you a taste of all Cancun has to offer!

This GSS Swim Trip coincides with the historic El Cruce race which serves as the GSS Global Championships where 1500 swimmers take part each year.

Coached by 2008 open water Olympian Luis Escobar, this trip will provide swimmers with top level coaching, stroke tips and the training necessary to not only make sure they have a great race but can apply what they've learned to their swimming in the future as well.

Don't miss your chance to take part in one of the most beautiful, fun and constructive open water swimming experiences there is!

Trip Price

Cancun Swim Trip

$ 1299 USD + tax
Trip of a lifetime!
  • Coaching with 2008 Olympian Luis Escobar
  • 4 long course meter pool workouts
  • 4 Open Water Practices
  • Core Workouts & Stretching
  • Video Technique Analysis
  • 10km El Cruce race course recognition
  • Transportation to and from workouts
  • 3 Team Dinners, 1 Team Brunch
  • Swim Cap
  • Water Bottle
  • Towel
  • T-Shirt
  • Group excursion to Tulum
  • Group excursion to Isla Mujeres
  • Accomodations
  • Airfare
  • Entry to El Cruce Race


Itinerary is not finalized and is subject to change depending on weather, scheduling etc.

Host Hotel Information

Swim Trip Hotel - Beachscape Kin Ha Suites and Villas

We will be staying out of this beautiful beachside hotel that will offer you a great stay and convenience for the Swim Trip. While it's not mandatory you stay at the host hotel, it's always more fun to stay with the group!

*hotel accommodations are not included with the package

Additional Info

What You Should Know

  • Each swimmer must purchase their own travel insurance
  • Airfare & accommodations are not included in trip price
  • Swimmers must be 18 years of age or older
  • Swimmers will need to register for El Cruce race on their own
  • It is not mandatory swimmers stay in the host hotel but transportation to and from the pool will leave from this location, not too mention it's more fun to stay with the group!
  • Drop us an email if you are registering as a group, we have special group rates!

About the Coach

Luis Escobar

Swim Trip Coach

In 2008 Luis represented Mexico at the Beijing Olympics in the 10km Open Water Swimming Marathon Event. He has swam at FINA World Championships as well as numerous FINA World Cup races. A great pool swimmer, including being the first Mexican swimmer to go under 15 minutes for 1500 free, he was also one of the best open water swimmers in the world from 2002-2009.

Luis has a wide breadth of coaching experience, including "Canadian Age Group Coach of the Year" and now as the Head Coach of the top Masters team in Canada. He has a knack for helping swimmers of all abilities improve and challenging them to do their best, all with a big smile on his face.

So if you're looking for an amazing trip where you can improve your abilities and challenge yourself all while having plenty of fun and laughs along the way then Luis is the coach for you!

Contact the Coach