Swim

for the

Cure​

A Long Swim designs and manages open water swimming events raising funds for ALS collaborative world class research.

Swim for
the Cure

A Long Swim designs and manages open water swimming events raising funds for ALS collaborative world class research.

Open Water Summer Series

Three Oaks, Crystal Lake

Details Released in 2021

Tower Road Beach, Winnetka

Details Released in 2021

Open Water Signature Swim

Northwestern-to-Northwestern

August, 2020

Chicago River Signature Swim

Chicago River Swim

September, 2020

Open Water Summer Series

Three Oaks, Crystal Lake

Details Released in 2021

Northwestern Signature Swim

Northwestern-to-Northwestern

August, 2020

Tower Road Beach, Winnetka

Details Released in 2021

Chicago River Signature Swim

Chicago River Swim

September, 2020

Sponsorship

Proceeds from all A Long Swim open water swimming events
fund collaborative ALS research

How to Give

Donate

A Long Swim is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization under the U.S. Internal Revenue Code so that your donation will be 100% tax deductible as a charitable contribution.

Become a Sponsored Athlete

A Long Swim sponsors athletes participating in a variety of events including open water swims, marathons, triathlons, and Ironmans.

Sponsor An Event

Proceeds from all A Long Swim open water swimming events fund collaborative ALS research.

Hear Doug Speak

Doug tells a gripping story of how, in the two years leading up to A Long Swim, he assembled and trained a team to achieve that goal.