Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake Swimming

Truckee Swim Classic

Truckee Swim Classic

Donner Lake

Sunday September 9, 2018

Truckee Swim Classic By 12/31 By 9/7
500 Meter $40.00 $45.00 $50.00
500 Meter youth/senior* $35.00 $40.00 $45.00
1.2 mile $55.00 $60.00 $70.00
1.2 mile youth/senior* $49.00 $54.00 $64.00
2.4 mile $65.00 $70.00 $80.00
2.4 mile youth/senior* $59.00 $63.00 $73.00
4 x 100 Meter Team $100.00 $125.00 $150.00
Kids $15.00 $15.00 $15.00



  • Water temperature should be high 60’s
  • Wetsuits are allowed but not required
  • Results, we score in the Wetsuit and Non Wetsuit division
  • Need a Wetsuit? Let us know and we can help you out.

This event features the following swims:

2.4 Mile

1.2 Mile

500 Meters

Team Relay: 4 x 100 Meters

Kids Distances

200 meters for 11-12 yrs.

100 meters for 9-10 yrs.

50 meters for 7-8 yrs.

25 meters for 6 and under

This also the Sierra Open Water Swim Series Championship.

Age Determination:

Your event age is the age you’ll be on 12/31 of the event year.


Chip timing for all events using an ankle strap

Truckee Swim Classic Sunday September 9
Time Function
6:30-7:30 AM Athlete check-in and registration
7:45 AM Event Q&A
8:00 AM 1.2 Mile Start
8:02 AM 2.4 Mile Start
9:45 AM 4x 100 Team Relay Start
11:00 AM Kids Races
12:00 PM Awards
  • Chip Timing
  • BBQ cold beer and other age appropriate cold beverages
  • Event T-shirt
  • Awards

Team Relay:

The Team Relay consists of four swimmers, you and your three teammates, each of whom swim meters. The course is three legs, two turns with a beach (out of the water) finish. The first second and third team member exits the water and tag their teammate who then swims the final 100 meter leg. The final, forth, teammate finishes through the finish arch on the beach to record the teams time.

Awards Top Three Teams:

  • Boys and Girls 16 and under
  • Men: team is all men
  • Women: team is all women
  • Coed: team has any combination of men and women

Team Name Contest:

Our judges will awards special prizes to the top three best names determined by our judges.

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