Norcal Open Water Swim Series

2014 Events: May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7 & September 7.

The Norcal Open Water Swim Series takes place at Stevens Creek Reservoir and Santa Cruz depending on the date of the event.

Stevens Creek Reservoir is located right outside of Cupertino, CA.  This Thursday night event will consist of a .5, 1 or 1.5 mile open water swim.

The Santa Cruz swim (Big Kahuna Open Water Swim) will start at 400 Beach Street in Santa Cruz, just east of the wharf.  This division of the Big Kahuna will consist of a 1.2 mile ocean water swim around the Santa Cruz Wharf.

To learn more, check out our course description, event details, Athlete Guide and directions and parking for race day. You can also view results from previous events.

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Race Sponsor: ROKA Sports, Inc.

ROKAROKA Sports, Inc. is an official race sponsor of the 2013 Norcal Open Water series. To find out more about ROKA please visit:


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