Open Water

UPDATE: USA All Systems Go at Tempe Towne Lake for OW Nationals

The city of Tempe has cleared water at Tempe Town Lake as safe for this weekend’s Open Water National Championships.

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USA Swimming Outlines 2018-2020 Domestic OW Qualifying Criteria

Check out how athletes can qualify for the 2019 and 2020 U.S. Open Water Nationals.

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Get Yourself in the Best Swimming Shape This Summer

Anyone who knows swimming, knows that running shape and swimming shape are two different animals.

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Open Water Nationals To Act As U.S. Qualifier For World Juniors

Noah Brune, last year’s 5K Junior National Champ, will compete in the 7.5K this weekend in Tempe.

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A Family’s Passion: 25 Years of the Flowers Sea Swim

This short film shot, edited and produced by Brittany Tarwater and narrated by Olympic Gold Medalist, Davis Tarwater, captures a unique swimming story relatable to anyone who has loved this sport.

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Wilimovsky, Twichell Headline U.S. Open Water Nationals

Jordan Wilimovsky will defend his 10K title this weekend at the U.S. Open Water Nationals in Tempe.

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Olympians, World Champions to Headline Open Water Nationals

Olympians Haley Anderson and Jordan Wilimovsky and fellow 2017 FINA World Championships medalists Brendan Casey and Ashley Twichell are expected to headline the USA Swimming Open Water National Championships and Open Water Junior National Championships.

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Regardez: l’ouverture de la saison d’eau libre en vidéos

Dans le cadre du lancement de la saison 2018 d’eau libre, la chaîne Youtube de la FFN a récemment publié deux nouveaux vidéoclips.

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Alon Mandel to Swim Cook Strait for Parkinson’s Research

Former 2008 Olympian and Michigan Big-10 Champ, Alon Mandel, to swim open water event for Parkinson’s research.

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Open Water Nationals Venue Experiencing Unsafe pH Levels

The lake is under the jurisdiction of the federal government, which requires that bodies of water used for swimming have a pH of 9.0 or less.

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High School Teacher Luther Davis Swims 164-Mile St. John’s River

Davis traced the path of a raindrop from his backyard to the Atlantic Ocean to raise awareness for water preservation and management.

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Taylor Abbott, Haley Anderson Win Crippen Cup 10k Crowns

Haley Anderson captured the Crippen Cup 10k crown over the weekend.

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Cunha, do Carmo Win Open Water Races at 2018 Maria Lenk Trophy

Both Ana Marcela Cunha and Allan do Carmo came from behind to win their respective races.

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Jordan Wilimovsky Tackles Pool and Open Water Events This Season (Video)

This season, with the 800 becoming an Olympic event, the Team Santa Monica swimmer will compete at Open Water Nationals as well as the Phillips 66 Nationals, trying to make the Pan Pac squad in both pool and open water swimming. 

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54 Brazilians in 10k Marathon to Kick off 2018 Brazil Trophy C’ship

54 Brazilian swimmers are entered in the 10k open water marathon, the first event of the 2018 Troféu Brasil, or Brazilian National Championships.

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