The World Open Water Swimming Association named the Cedar Island 5K Swim as One of America's Top Open Water Swims. This is a list of the most unique, most popular, most historic, most beautiful, most interesting, and most challenging open water swims across the 50 states of the United States of America. Following criteria is used to determine the list of open water swims :
1. History 2. Uniqueness 3. Popularity 4. Difficulty 5. Attention to Safety 6. Global geographic distribution
The 5K swim starts and finishes at Avalon Yacht Club. IN water start at 8:27 AM SHARP. The course is designed to be going with the tide throughout the event! All proceeds from the race will be going to the Philadelphia Treats For Troops, American Legion Post #331, Travis Mills Foundation, and Mission K9 Rescue. Athletes receive a Tultex custom shirt, custom Defeet socks, and custom swim cap. SIGN UP NOW! THE SWIM WILL SELL OUT a few weeks before the event. Do not wait to register if you want to do it. Thank you !!!