Swim the San Pedro Channel



Swim the Distance is a popular annual fitness program featuring a different distance challenge each quarter. 

Track your distance.  (All swimming must be done at Peterson’s Aquatic Center, unless on TDY orders.)

Each Swim the Distance challenge:

  • Participants will receive a T-shirt for each Swim the Distance challenge they complete. 
  • Plus, the top three participants will receive a medal. 
  • First place winners of each challenge will have their names placed on the facililty placque.

Cost to participate is $30 per person per challenge.

Fill out the registration form at the Aquatic Center, Bldg. 404 on Ent Ave., 719-556-4608.



Resort villas on Pailolo Channel with Molokai in distance, Maui, Hawaii, USA


Distance:  26 miles
Swim dates:  Starts Mon., April 4 – ends Thurs., June 30
Registration opens:  Mon., March 28



San Pedro docks with Vincent Thomas Bridge at dusk


Distance:  20 miles
Swim dates:  Starts Tues., July 5 – ends Fri., Sept. 30
Registration opens:  Mon., June 27

Fill out the registration form at the Aquatic Center, Bldg. 404 on Ent Ave., 719-556-4608. Then jump in and swim!



Beautiful landscape of the Arabian Peninsula


Distance:  21 miles
Swim dates:  Mon., Oct. 3 – Mon., Dec. 26
Registration opens:  Mon., Sept. 26

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