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.
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…
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 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
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…
We are pleased to present the photos from the 2016 swim.
Hope everyone had a great day! We sure did. The results for 2016 are posted here
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.
It’s time to pick up your packages! Package pickup is Thursday and Friday at the Capital News Centre, 4015 Gordon Drive.
That’s it for 2016! Almost 1300 participants will be swimming across Okanagan Lake. A new record!