Sand Key OWS Series

Saturday March 9, 2019 - 8:00AM

The 2nd Annual Sand Key OWS Series will consist of 3 Races:

  1. March 9, 2019
  2. June 8, 2019
  3. August 17, 2019

Join us at beautiful Sand Key Park for Open Water races of various distances.

If you are an experienced open water swimmer, a pool swimmer looking for a new challenge, or training for a 70.3 or 140.6 - you will enjoy the challenge and the beauty of Sand Key Park. Come out and swim with some of the best swimmers in the Tampa Bay Area.


You must be pre-registered to get a towel and swim cap.

There no day of race registrations.

We like to focus on our swimmers and a quality event.


  • 8:00am 1.2 miles Solo
  • 8:00am 2.4 mile Solo
  • 8:00am 2.4 Mile Relay - 2 person

Swim Time Limit

  • 1.2 Miles time limit is 1:30:00
  • 2.4 Miles time limit is 2:15:00

You must be able to swim within the time limit to enter the swims.

Need training? Leo Briceno offers open water swimming on Tuesday nights at Clearwater Beach tower #6 at 6pm. Please check with Leo 727-455-0748


1.2 Mile - First overall male/female

2.4 Mile - First overall male/female

2.4 Mile Relay - First overall male/female/mixed

First in each age starting with 14 and under up to 80+ In 5-year increments.

Day of Race

Please park in the northern most part of the parking lot. There will be two picnic tables and Swimmer check in. Please check in before paying for parking. There will be no day of race registration.

Race entry includes:

Swim Caps to all Athletes, provided by our sponsor Born To Swim, post-race swim party with refreshments and food.


The event management reserves the right in event of inclement weather, emergency, or natural disaster to cancel the event or move to a later time. In the event of cancellation, there will be no refund of entry fees.