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CANCELLED – A Long Swim – Three Oaks Crystal Lake

June 7 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 am

Three Oaks

ATTENTION: This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. We have used this opportunity to create a virtual race, which we plan to continue for years to come. To learn more about our inaugural virtual race, click here.


A Long Swim – Three Oaks Crystal Lake – Open Water Swim Event – 1,500 meters, 1.2 miles, 2.4 miles

Three OaksA Long Swim is a series of open water swimming events benefiting ALS research (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). Led by English Channel Swimmer, Doug McConnell, these swims are designed for triathletes and open water swimmers and are professionally timed. Each swimmer has an opportunity to fundraise and earn a package to waive their registration fee and earn triathelon and open water swimming gear, including wet suits, on course goggles and transition bags.

Three Oaks, in Crystal Lake, Illinois is a reservoir surrounded by beautiful stone with pristine water. The course is professionally timed for distances of 1,500 meters, 1.2 miles and 2.4 miles.  This is the perfect opportunity for triathletes and open water swimmers to gauge their training under race conditions. Registration for this swim is $70-90.


Enter peer-to-peer fundraising campaign for A Long Swim and earn Roka Wetsuits, OnCourse Goggles, BlueSeventy Triathlon Transition Bags and free registration here! 


June 7
6:00 am - 10:00 am


A Long Swim


Three Oaks Recreational Area
5517 Northwest Highway
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States
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(815) 356-3782