Chris Greene Lake Swim

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.

Chris Greene Entries Open

April 5th, 2013

Registration is now open for the 2013 Chris Greene Lake cable swims! This year there will be two races (1-mile and 2-mile), held on July 13. Hope to see you there!

Overcoming Open Water Jitters

March 25th, 2013

Coach Jay Peluso of Peluso Open Water Masters (POWM) has written a nice article about the value and practice of acclimation in reducing the anxiety associated with OW swims.

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.