VOWSA is pleased to offer three races in the 2019 season

Click the links below for more information

Canada Day Challenge – Monday, July 1, 2019

Kitsilano Challenge – Sunday, July 21, 2019

Bay Challenge – Monday, August 5, 2019


VOWSA has joined the Global Swim Series!  This includes all 3 VOWSA races.

The goal of the Global Swim Series is to promote open water swimming and increase participation in the sport.  By swimming in any GSS race you earn a “Global Ranking”.  The more races you do, the higher your ranking!  

The GSS now has over 64,000 swimmers, in 98 races, in 29 countries including: Canada, USA, Mexico, Haiti, Turks & Caicos, St Kitts & Nevis, Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Barbados, Brazil, Ireland, Northern Ireland, England, Spain, Greece, Morocco, South Africa, Austria, Russia, UAE, the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Samoa, New Zealand and Australia… and more joining all the time!

To find out more about the Global Ranking, GSS Rules and other GSS races, visit GlobalSwimSeries.com