Lake George Open Water Swims

Sat August 20, 2022 Hague, NY 12836 US Directions

2.5k Open Water Swim

7:55AM EDT
Swims: USMS Members: 2.5k OWS FINA Members: 2.5k OWS Non Member: 2.5k OWS

5k Open Water Swim

9:25AM EDT
Swims: USMS Members: 5k OWS FINA Members: 5k OWS Non Member: 5k OWS

10k Long Distance Open Water Nationals

7:45AM EDT
Swims: USMS Members: 10k Long Distance Open Water Nationals FINA Members: 10k Long Distance Open Water Nationals
Hague Town Beach Park
9060 Lake Shore Drive
Hague, NY US 12836
Lake George Open Water Swim
A USMS Sanctioned Event

2.5k, 5k and 10k Open Water Swims


Sanctioned by Adirondack Masters for USMS, Inc.
Sanction # 032-W002
Hosted by Green Leaf Racing, LLC
Hague, NY | Saturday, August 20, 2022


We're excited to present our 11th Annual Event

Be sure to review all event details located under Swim Info on the menu to your left before registering.



The 2.5k, 5k, 10k course will consist of a 2.5k out-and-back style loop, marked by large buoys on the corners and sighting buoys in between. The start is in-water, waist deep, and the finish takes place on the beach. There is a floating dock near the start/lap buoy where those in the 5k and 10k may place fuel.



**Category II swimwear is NOT permitted for the 10k Long Distance National Championship event.**

Each swimmer’s age shall be determined by their age on December 31, 2022, except for 18-year-olds, who must be 18 on the day they swim.

 All swimmers must be registered with USMS, the equivalent FINA organization (for foreign swimmers), or purchase a One-Event Registration pass (OEVT fee included in registration cost for non-member events).

One-Event Registration passes are not permitted for the 10k Long Distance Open Water National Championship event.

Need to purchase or renew your USMS membership? CLICK HERE!


The 10k Swim will begin at 7:45am; swimmers must check in by 7:15am; mandatory pre-race meeting will be held at 7:20am

The 2.5k Swim will begin at 7:55am; swimmers must check in by 7:15am; mandatory pre-race meeting will be held at 7:20am

The 5k Swim will begin at 9:25am; swimmers must check in by 9:10am; mandatory pre-race meeting will be held at 9:10am

All swimmers must check in at the starting location at least 45 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the race.

All swimmers will be required to attend the final pre-race briefing 30 minutes before the start of the race. Failure to arrive on time for the briefing could result in disqualification.

There will only be online registration for this event, no paper entries.

Entries will be accepted until August 17, 2021. There are no race day entries.

Your entry fee covers

safety (water craft, EMTs), shirts, swim caps, awards, chip timing and post-race food & drink. There are two price increases, the first being on May 31st, 2022, and the second on July 26th, 2022.

Chip timing provided by Green Leaf Racing

Each swimmer will wear a timing chip on his or her ankle. Times will be recorded as swimmers cross the finish line. Manual backup timing will also be utilized.

For safety reasons, those not able to complete the 2.5k in 1.25 hours, the 5k in 2.5 hours or the 10k in 4 hours are advised not to enter; you will be listed in the results as DNF if you exceed these times.


For More Information please contact: 

The Green Leaf Racing Office at or (518) 677-2768, or Race Director Chris Bowcutt at 

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