Chris Greene Lake Swim

Chris Greene Lake Swim Gets Some Love

April 7th, 2014

As we transition to open water season, it is nice to see one of our staple OW events, the Chris Green Lake Cable Swim, get some recognition!

SWIMMER Magazine Open Water Issue

March 8th, 2014

Spring is just around the corner, and that means people are starting to think about open water swimming again! The Mar-Apr issue of SWIMMER Magazine is the annual issue devoted to the discipline of OW swimming.

2013 Chris Greene Lake Cable Swim Results

July 14th, 2013

Bradley Phillips set a course record to win the Chris Greene Lake 2-Mile Cable Swim, eclipsing a standard that had stood for 25 years.

CGL Psych Sheets and Info

July 10th, 2013

Psych sheets for the Chris Greene cable swims have been posted!

Time to Enter Chris Greene Lake!

July 4th, 2013

The entry deadline (July 8) for the Chris Greene Lake cable swims is approaching! A CGL cable swim is an excellent open water swim for beginner and expert alike.

The annual Chris Greene Lake cable swim is one of the longest-running open water events in the country. Masters swimmers of all ages, backgrounds, and corners of the globe have been flocking to Charlottesville, VA, to compete in the 2-mile race every summer since 1977. Beginning in 1980, Chris Greene Lake has also been a frequent site for USMS Open Water National Championships.