East Coast Open Water Championships

2020 East Coast Open Water Championship

Sponsored by ISCA

Saturday and Sunday, October 3 & 4, 2020

General Information

1. Rest rooms and dressing rooms are available at the site.
2. Water temperature will be approximately 80 degrees.
3. Wetsuits are permitted.
4. Cancellation due to weather is always possible. No Refunds.
5. Overnight accommodations are available with discount rates at Mariners Landing.


Mariners Landing at Smith Mountain Lake
1245 Graves Harbor Trail, Huddleston, Virginia 24104
540‐296‐1004 – MarinersLanding.com




5K RACE (Open)
Registration 8:00-8:45 am | Start: 9:00 am

1/2-MILE RACE (9 & Under Only) Registration: 10:00 - 11:15 am | Start: 11:30 am

1-MILE RACE (Open) Registration: 10:00 - 11:15 am | Start: 12:00 Noon

Age Groups

½ Mile: 9 & Under
1 Mile: 10‐11 | 12‐13 | 14‐15 | 16‐19 | 20‐29 | 30‐39 | 40‐49 | 50 & Over

5K: 14 & Under | 15‐19 | 20‐29 | 30‐39 | 40‐49 | 50 & Over

Race Course

5K & 1 Mile Events: There will be an in‐water start at the beach. Detailed directions with landmarks (including any changes) will be available at check‐in.
1/2 Mile Event: 9 & Under swimmers will be taken by boat to the half‐way point of the course and swim their event from boat start to finish line.


$50 for single event or $70 for two events. T‐Shirts & tickets for food at the awards ceremony are included with registrations which have been sent in by the preregistration deadline. *If paying by check, make payable to ISCA*
Contact info@SwimISCA.org if you wish to pay by check.
May be submitted via postal mail, online or at the race site prior to close of the registration period.



Westlake Waterfront Inn

Westlake Waterfront Inn

Group Rate: $80 per night
Contact: (540) 721-3307
Reference ISCA East Coast Open Water for group rate.


Facilities at the Open Water Championships

Mariners Landing Resort

Contact: 540-297-4100

Mention the ISCA Open Water Swim Event when booking.


Email questions about future events to the staff, iscaoperations@gmail.com

Phone 1-540‐296‐1004

E-mail  info@swimisca.org

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