5:30am-8:15am: Packet Pick-up & Race Day Registration (Beach)
6:45am: Open 5k Swim Start following Pre-Race Meeting
7:15am: 1500m & Open 3k Swim Start following Pre-Race Meeting
8:15am-1:00pm: Athlete Refreshment Area Open (Pizza, Craft Beer, Soda & More FREE for Athletes) and Photo Booth opens
10:00am: All swimmers must have exited the water
10:00am: Timing Ends; all racers from all races must have completed all courses
10:00am: Awards Ceremony; Awards may be picked up at the registration table at the conclusion of each race.
Awards for Ohio Residents
First, Second and Third Male and Female, in every race, in the following categories are Ohio Games State Champions and are eligible to represent Ohio in the State Games of America!
Youth Male & Female Divisions: USAT Ages 0-13
High School Male & Female Divisions: USAT Ages 14-18
Collegiate Male & Female Divisions: USAT Ages 19-24
Open Male & Female Divisions: USAT Ages 25-39
Masters Male & Female Divisions: USAT Ages 40-54
Grandmaster Male & Female Division: USAT Ages 55-99
See the State Games of America for more information on your event. The State Games of America is held once every 2 years. Not all sports are offered each year; see the site for details. All medalists from any Ohio Games sport (past and present) are eligible to compete in the any State Games of America. You are not required to participate in the State Games of America.
Our races are sanctioned by USAT; swimmers will start
with and be competing along side triathletes, aquabikers and
Post Race Party with Pizza, Soda & Beer!
Photo Booth & Professional In Race Pictures!
Men's & Women's Cut Performance Tee!
Designer Finisher Medal to first 450 to Register!
750m and 500m Swim Courses (Racers complete loops on these courses)
Swims will be counter clockwise around large orange and green buoys.
The 5000m swim will be 1/2 lap (500m course) & 6 full laps on 750m course (4500m).
The 3000m swim will be 4 full laps on the 750m course.
The 1500m swim will be 2 full laps on the 750m course.
Athletes must exit the water, run/walk up the beach, and cross the finish line to complete the race.
There will be 1 aid station on course with water and gels provided. You are welcome to bring your own aid.
Medical professionals will be on hand to ensure your safety.
Early Bird Pricing: October 1 to December 31
Pre-Season Pricing: January 1 to February 28
Regular Pricing: February 1 to April 30
Late Pricing: May 1-May 26 Race Week Pricing: May 27-June 2
Kids Ages 18 & Under: Any Races (Skip the Race Tee & SAVE $5)
Early Bird $35; Pre-Season $40; Regular $45; Late $50 & Race Week $55
Open Swimming Races: All Races (Skip the Race Tee & SAVE $5)
Early Bird $40; Pre-Season $45; Regular $50; Late $55 & Race Week $60
Directions to Event
Alum Creek State Park Beach is located at 3400 Lewis Center Rd in Lewis Center, OH 43035. The race starts at the Beach swim area on the West side of the lake. See the park map for more information. You can find more detailed directions here.