SAA Registrations Open

Posted by Christopher Etherington on Mar 07 2021 at 06:31PM PST

It’s that time of year again! As we start feeling that warm sun against our faces, it’s time to get ready for the Swim Across America event! Swimmers of all ages and skill levels are invited to take part in our 6th annual event, held on beautiful Alpine Lake at Innsbrook Resort. Proceeds from the swim will support immunotherapy clinical trials and research at Siteman Cancer Center. Swim Across America St. Louis Event Preview (CLICK HERE). You might recognize some of our swimmers on here!

Not know what Swim Across America is?? No problem. All ages of people will come together to help raise money against Cancer. For all participating swimmers, you may select out of the 3 options of your race. 0.5 mile, 1.0 mile & 2.0 mile. All participants will get their own Swim Across America shirt. You may also participate virtually! On the St Louis event website, you will be able to see all of the following guidelines, protocols, requirements, schedules, venue location, etc to help learn more information on this fantastic event (CLICK HERE). We have participated in years past and of course because of COVID, we were not able to do it last year, but we are back for more actions.

Don’t wait too long to register as registration increases the closer we get:

Register before May 29th with a registration fee of $50
Register between May 30th and July 31st with a registration fee of $75
Register between August 1st and event day with a registration fee of $100

All swimmers and volunteers must complete the waiver found here (CLICK HERE).

Date: August 28th

Location: Alpine Lake

As your captain of the Swim Across America team page, I am excited for this event as I know many of you were looking forward towards it last year! I myself will be participating in 2.0 mile event! if you have any questions about the event please don’t hesitate to reach out! Please make sure to look at the entire website before asking your questions. Thank you!

Chris Etherington

Head Age Group Coach