Chris Greene Lake Swim

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Sharper Turns in Open Water Swims

An overlooked aspect of open water swimming is turns. “Turns,” you say? “But there are no walls in the open water!” Well, keep reading….!

Jack King and Chris Greene are Coming!

Entry deadlines for the two premiere open water swims in our LMSC — the Jack King 1-mile Ocean Swim and the Chris Greene Cable Swims — are approaching. Enter both today!

Open Water Season Kicks Off

With warmer weather upon us, it is time to think about leaving the confines of the pool behind and venturing out into the open water. There are plenty of open water events within driving distance on our calendar.

CGL T-Shirt Design Contest

Here’s a unique way to get psyched for this year’s race: design the official Chris Greene Lake Swim t-shirt! Send designs to race director Dave Holland. The winner will receive a $50 licensing fee and a free shirt. The deadline is May 1.

Chris Greene and Jack King Open Water Swims

Entry forms for the 2012 Chris Greene Lake Cable Swim and the Jack King Ocean Swim are now available.

Mark Your Calendars

A tentative date for the 2012 Chris Greene Lake Cable Swims has been set: July 14, 2012.

Chris Greene Results

Results for the Chris Greene Lake cable swims have been uploaded to the website.

Chris Greene Psych Sheets

The psych sheets for the Chris Greene Lake 2011 cable swims have been posted.

Are You Ready for Chris Greene?

The July 4 deadline to enter one of the Chris Greene Lake cable swims is rapidly approaching! Don’t delay, enter now.

Chris Greene Cable Swim Registration is Open

Registration for the Chris Greene Lake 1-mile and 2-mile cable swims is now open! The event, hosted by VMST, will be held on July 9, 2011, in Charlottesville, VA.

Date Set for 2011 CGL Cable Swims

VMST will be hosting 1- and 2-mile open water cable swim races on July 9, 2011 at Chris Greene Lake (Charlottesville, VA).

Good Press for CGL

The 2-mile OW cable national championship held at Chris Greene Lake was recently featured on the USMS web site.