Canada's Largest and Longest Running Open Water Swim
ACROSS THE LAKE SWIM
KELOWNA, BC, CANADA
JOIN US IN 2019 ON JULY 20th!
Welcome to the Interior Savings Across the Lake Swim, the largest and longest running open water swim event in Canada! It is time to start planning to take part in the Interior Savings Across the Lake Swim on July 20th, 2018! 2019 will mark the 70th consecutive edition of an event that has always offered a challenge and a standard for young and old, newly minted swimmers and seasoned racers.
Since its beginning in 1949, the Interior Savings Across the Lake Swim in Kelowna, BC has always been more a demonstration of swimming ability than a race. Each summer, swimmers of all ages and abilities challenge themselves to swim 2.1 kilometres across Okanagan Lake, to test what they have learned and to master the distance.
Package pickup is from 3-7pm on Thursday, July 12th and 3-7pm on Friday, July 13th at the Capital News Centre, 4105 Gordon Drive, in Kelowna. Here is a map In your swim package you’ll get your gear bag, swim cap, wave #, additional instructions and some other goodies :). Orientation meetings will be held every 45…Read More
The Across the Lake Swim Shore Splash is a free event for kids aged 5-12. Kids swim about 25 metres in a roped off area along the shore in City Park. The event starts at 8am, the exact same time as the first wave of swimmers on the other side. The kids will get a…Read More