Chris Greene Lake Swim

Chris Green Cable Swim Results

July 13th, 2014

On a gorgeous day for open water swimming, 140 athletes gathered on July 12 to participate in one or more cable swims at Chris Greene Lake in Charlottesville, VA. The complete (unofficial) results have been uploaded to the website.

Chris Greene Cable Swims: Race Information

July 9th, 2014

The psych sheets are up for the CGL 1- and 2-mile cable swims! Check back here for any additional information from meet director Dave Holland.

OW Entries are Open!

April 24th, 2014

Race information and entry forms for two Virginia open water swims, at Chris Greene Lake and at Lake Moomaw, are now on the website!

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.

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.