USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships

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USA Swimming Open Water National Championships or the U.S. Open Water Swimming Championships) have been held all over the United States from the East Coast to the West Coast and are limited to the very fastest open water swimmers in the nation. The distances include 5 km and 10 km races.

Locations[edit]

2016 Championship Highlights[edit]

2012 Championship Overview[edit]

2012 10 km Women's Championship[edit]

2012 10 km Men's Championship[edit]

2013 10 km Men's Championship[edit]

Lost Transponder[edit]


When a transponder comes off in a sanctioned race, the athlete must obtain a new one while in the water.

Close Finishes[edit]


Warning Whistles and Yellow Card[edit]


Head referee Sid Cassidy giving out warning whistles and yellow cards during a USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships in Fort Myers, Florida

Ashley Twichell[edit]


Ashley Twichell after winning the 10 km marathon swim at the 2016 USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships in Fort Myers, Florida

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