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Open Water Summit

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The Olympic Club

524 Post Street

2nd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94102

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Join the community & celebrate the fastest growing sport on the planet with inspirational speakers, an awards gala dinner and an after party for every local, national and international open water event of 2018.


WOWSA Talks: The TED Talks of Open Water Swimming

Meet United Nations Patron of the Oceans ambassador Lewis Pugh, join a swim clinic with world record holder Aaron Peirsol, see Ben Lecomte Skype in from the middle of the Pacific on his unprecedented stage swim from Tokyo to SF, and learn why Ice Swimming is lobbying to be an event in the next Winter Olympics

Trans Tahoe Relay After Party & Awards:

Relive the annual Tahoe reunion, toast the winners alongside your swimming family and help Keep Tahoe Blue with a silent auction fundraiser for The League to Save Lake Tahoe

WOWSA Awards Gala Dinner:

Celebrate the best in the world in four categories--Man, Woman, Performance & Offering of the year--with a plated gala dinner, keynote from Kim Chambers--the only woman to swim from the Farallon Islands-- and see if the rumors of a live mariachi band are true.


Full Agenda:

Warm Up: Friday, Nov 9th @ Sports Basement (Presidio)

  • 5pm - 6:30pm: Race Directors Reception
  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm: Film Screening of Sea Donkey

Main Set: Saturday, November 10th @ The Olympic Club

  • 9am - 12pm: WOWSA Talks: Builders, Adventurers & Racers
  • 12pm - 2pm: Lunch & Swim Clinic with Aaron Peirsol
  • 2pm - 5pm: WOWSA Talks: Record Setters & Pioneers
  • 5pm - 7pm: Open Water Happy Hour + Trans Tahoe Relay Awards
  • 7pm - 10pm: WOWSA Awards Gala: Keynote, Awards & Dinner

Cool Down: Sunday November 11th @ The Dolphin Club

  • 7am - 11am: Alcatraz Swim & Farewell Brunch



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The Olympic Club

524 Post Street

2nd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94102

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