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Below is an arbitrary list of events of potential interest to SwimRI members and others in Southern New England. It is not all-inclusive. Also see the New England LMSC Event Calendar, the USMS Event Calendar, the U.S. Open Water Swimming Connections Calendar, the WOWSA Open Water Events Calendar, and the Marathon Swimmers Federation New England Event Calendar.
Status of 2021 Swimming Events of Interest as of June 8
N/A = No Information Available
USMS Go the Distance (virtual event): January 1 – December 31.
USMS 1-Hour ePostal National Championship (virtual event): January 1 – March 31 (extended deadline).
USMS 5K/10K ePostal National Championships (virtual event): May 15 – September 15.
USMS New England LMSC Short Course Yards Championship (Boston, MA): Canceled. Traditionally held in March.
USMS Colonies Zone Short Course Yards Championship (location varies): Canceled. Traditionally held March/April.
Bay State Games Virtual Swimming Pentathlon: March 15 - April 19.
2021 TYR Last One Fast One (virtual event): April 16 - May 2. Benefits USMS Adult Learn-to-Swim grants.
Penguins & Friends Mini Meet (Salem, NH): May 22.
Connecticut Masters Games (New Britain, CT): TBD.
Canadian Masters Swimming Championships (Quebec City): N/A. Canceled.
UANA Pan American Masters Championships (Medellin, Colombia): Rescheduled to next year, July 21-18, 2022.
Charles River One Mile Swim (Boston, MA): Cancelled.
Boston Frogman Swim (Boston Harbor): June 6.
Landshark Swim & Aquathon (Amesbury, MA): June 12.
Lake Teramuggus Open Water Swim (Marlborough, CT): June 13.
USMS Freestyle Clinic with Bill Meier (Goffstown, NH): June 13. Sponsored by the New England LMSC.
MBCC Against the Tide Swims (MA state beaches): In-person events canceled but offering virtual events.
Jim Doty Memorial Mile Swim (Boston): Canceled.
Narrow River Turnaround Swim (Saunderstown, RI): Canceled. Traditionally held in June.
Mashpee SuperSwim (Mashpee, MA): June 26.
Buzzards Bay Swim (New Bedford - Fairhaven, MA): June 26.
Rhode Island National Guard Air Show (Quonset Point, RI): Canceled.
Waterman EcoChallenge (Narragansett, RI): July 10.
Swim with a Mission (Alexandria, NH): July 10.
Mystic Sharkfest Swim (Mystic, CT): July 18.
Misery Challenge (Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA): N/A. Canceled. Traditionally held in July.
USMS Short Course National Championship (Greensboro, NC): Rescheduled to July 21-25.
Kingdom Swim (Newport, VT): July 24. Multiple events.
Swim Across America Nantucket Open Water Swim (Nantucket, MA): July 24. In-person and virtual options.
Peaks to Portland Swim to Benefit Kids (Portland, ME): In-person event canceled but virtual event July 1-31.
Bay State Masters Swimming Games (Weston, MA): July 31 - August 1.
Cross for LifeFlight iX2021 Isleboro Crossing (Northport, ME): In-person canceled but virtual event Aug. 1-31.
Boston Light Swim (Boston, MA): August 7.
Wild Fish Open Water Swim Festival (Salem, MA): August 7.
David’s Old Silver Swim (N. Falmouth, MA): August 7.
NEK Swim Week (Northeast Kingdom, VT): August 7-15
Summer LCM Meet & NELMSC Awards & Hall of Fame Ceremony: (Dover, NH): August 8. The post-meet social hour and ceremony is at 12:30 p.m. at Dover Brickhouse, includes appetizers and a cash bar, and costs $15 per person collected onsite, cash or check made out to NELMSC Hall of Fame. RSVP for the ceremony to email@example.com by July 31; include the number of people in your party.
Odyssey SwimRun Casco Bay Islands (Long Island, ME): August 8.
Nubble Light Challenge (York, ME): Canceled.
Across America Boston Open Water Swim (Pleasure Bay): August 14.
In-person and virtual options.
Glen Lake Swim (Goffstown, NH): August 15.
Lake George Swims (Hague, NY): August 21.
Marlborough Swim Festival (Marlborough, CT): August 22.
Access Swim To Skim (Newport, RI): Canceled.
Quassapaug Open Water Swimming Festival (Middlebury, CT): TBD. September 5.
Swim Across America Rhode Island Open Water Swim (Narragansett, RI): September 11. In-person and virtual options. Benefits cancer research at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. Join our SwimRI SAA-RI fundraising team.
Provincetown Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla (Provincetown, MA): September 11.
Boston Sharkfest Swim (Boston Harbor): N/A
USMS Long Course National Championship (Geneva, OH): Rescheduled to October 6-10.
Rhode Island Senior Games - Swimming: Canceled.
Rhode Island Aquatic Hall of Fame Induction Banquet (North Kingstown, RI): Rescheduled from May 1 to November 6, 2021.
SwimRI Stuffies vs. Steamers Intra-Squad Dual Meet & Party (Providence, RI): TBD. Traditionally in November the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
USMS New England LMSC Short Course Meters Championship (Worcester, MA): TBD. Traditionally in December.
USMS Colonies Zone Short Course Meters Championship (location varies): TBD.