Tahoe Swimming Truckee Swimming Sierra Swimming

The SIERRA plays host to some of the world’s clearest and cleanest fresh water lakes. Each year we host open water swimming events in Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake.


Tahoe City Swim

Saturday June 29, 2019

Lake Tahoe is one of the world’s most famous sporting playgrounds. The region has an almost endless variety of spectacular mountain biking trails, adventurous hikes and, of course, waterborne activities on the “Big Blue” – Lake Tahoe – one of the largest, deepest and purest alpine lakes on earth. The Tahoe City Swim is staged in historic Tahoe City and features the beautiful, clear and clean water of Lake Tahoe and. There is a 1/2 mile, 1.2 mile, and 2.4 mile course set up just off of Commons Beach where spectators can see the action first hand.


Alpine Fresh Water Swim

Sunday July 21, 2019

Welcome to the Truckee Open Water Swim. Held in Donner Lake a beautiful clean and clear Alpine lake in Truckee CA. The town of Truckee is a great and unique mountain town with many fun and rewarding experiences for you. Plan to stay for the weekend and give the Donner Lake Triathlon a TRI as it happens the concurrently.

Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim

Saturday August 24, 2019

The Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim is held annually concurrently with the Lake Tahoe Triathlon the 4th weekend of August.

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