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2017 Jan Morrow Award Nominations Open!

By peter | June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Do you know someone in the swimming community who demonstrates determination, inspiration and a positive attitude? If so, nominate them for this year’s Jan Morrow Award! Nominations are being accepted from now until midnight July 8th, 2017. Learn more about the Jan Morrow Award and nominate someone.

First blueseventy Open Water Swim Clinic

By peter | June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Well here we are already! The first blueseventy Open Water Swim Clinic is tomorrow, Saturday June 3rd at Gyro Beach in Kelowna. Yes, the Lake is high and the beach is filled with debris. The lake height doesn’t affect swimming much as it’s, well, water. The beach is always filled with debris this time of…

Lake Conditions and the Clinics

By peter | May 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are continually assessing the current Okanagan Lake conditions and currently, there are no¬†significant changes to the blueseventy¬†Open Water Swim Clinics which start this Saturday, June 3rd. Current conditions: The higher lake level has brought in a larger amount of debris which, as is typical for this time of year, has washed up on shore.…

We’re Having a Sale!

By peter | April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’re celebrating Canada 150 by offering the next 150 spots at $15 off! Missed out on the Early Bird price? Now you can get the same discount, but hurry as there’s about 50 spots left and once they’re gone, they’re gone! Register now and use discount code: canada150

Across the Lake Swim Society AGM

By peter | November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Across the Lake Swim Society AGM is scheduled for 7-9pm on Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 in Room E207 at Okanagan College on KLO Road in Kelowna. At the meeting we will be electing new members of the board for 2017 and we will be outlining roles for both the Interior Savings Across the Lake…

2016 Photos Are Ready

By peter | August 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

We are pleased to present the photos from the 2016 swim.

2016 Results Posted

By peter | July 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

Hope everyone had a great day! We sure did. The results for 2016 are posted here

Cooler Water

By peter | July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The water temperature on Saturday is expected to be 17C-18C which is much cooler than the typical temperature of 21-23C. As a result, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND all swimmers wear a wetsuit.

Package Pickup

By peter | July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s time to pick up your packages! Package pickup is Thursday and Friday at the Capital News Centre, 4015 Gordon Drive.

Registration Closed

By peter | July 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

That’s it for 2016! Almost 1300 participants will be swimming across Okanagan Lake. A new record!

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