Swim Across America

Susan Helmrich Takes a $500 Dive into the Snow for Cancer Research

Susan Helmrich beat cancer 3 times. What has she to fear from 5 degree temperatures and a little bit of snow?

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2017 Swammy Awards Heart of a Champion: Swim Across America

In 2017 Swim Across America received a $3 million donation from Merck

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Swim Across America Raises Record $4.8 Million in 2017

With the record-breaking 2017, SAA has raised over $65 million for cancer research.


Mizzou To Participate In Swim Across America St. Louis Open Water Swim

The Mizzou swimming and diving teams will participate in the second annual Swim Across America – St. Louis Open Water…

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Swim Across America Grants $4.5 Million & Announces 2017 Schedule

Swim Across America has granted $4,571,922 in 2016 to fund clinical trials and cancer research at 18 institutions. This equals 71% of SAAs total 2016 revenue

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Dolfin Swimwear and Swim Across America Team Up to Fight Cancer

“It’s heartbreaking when we hear of friends and colleagues affected by cancer,” says Matt Zimmer, VP Sales & Marketing for Dolfin.

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Bulldog Swim & Dive Raises $11,500 for Cancer Research

The Bryant University swimming and diving team raised $11,500 for cancer research at Swim Across America event.

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What is Swim15?

Every 15 minutes 50 Americans are diagnosed with cancer*. This is a really sobering reality, but the good news is that every year millions of Americans are beating cancer through advancements in treatments.

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Moffitt Cancer Center and SAA to Host 5th Annual Charity Swim

Swim Across America: Three-time Olympic champion Brooke Bennett will serve as honorary chair for the fifth year. The event will take place at 7:30 a.m. May 21 at Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach.

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Olympians Team Up with Cancer Survivors at Swim Across America – Dallas

Event Benefits Innovative Clinical Trials at Baylor University Medical Center;
Open water event set for June 11, pool swim on June 12

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Photo Vault: Cammile Adams Volunteers At YSST’s Chris Peterson Meet

Cammile Adams dropped in to volunteer at YSST’s 2nd Annual Chris Peterson Meet in Hickory, North Carolina.

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A Conversation with Rob Butcher, President and CEO of Swim Across America

In January, Rob will be embarking on his next swimming journey as the new President and CEO of Swim Across America, the most successful swimming-related non-profit that raises money for cancer research, prevention and treatment.

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Rob Butcher Named Swim Across America President and CEO

Swim Across America, the leading non-profit company in the swimming industry raising money for cancer research, prevention and treatment through swimming-related events, is proud to announce Rob Butcher as its new President and CEO.

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Swim Across America Announces the Crazy Big Swim

The Crazy Big Swim is the world’s largest virtual swim meet to break a Guinness World Record and raise money to fight childhood cancer.

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Former Swimming Captain Brian Goldman Passes Away

Former Blue Devil captain Brian Goldman passed away May 10 in Raleigh, N.C., following a battle with colon cancer. He was 50 years old.

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