Ultra swims in America

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A channel swimmer escorted by a support crew, a pace swimmer, and John Pittman on the Outrider on a Catalina Channel crossing, a popular marathon swim
Apache Lake, the 17-mile (27.3 km) venue on Day 3 of the S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge in Arizona
noun - Ultra marathon swims in America are non-stop swims in open bodies of water of at least 10 km (6.2 miles) in distance located in the United States of America.

Marathon Swims Around The World

These marathon swimming events around the world are listed by distance (not including solo swim attempts across channels, lakes, bays or down rivers):

1. 193 km (120 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York (7-day stage swim)
2. 57.9 km (36 miles): END-WET in North Dakota
3. 45.8 km (28.5 miles): Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in New York
4. 45.25 km (28 miles): Ka'iwi Channel Swim between Molokai and Oahu, Hawaii
5. 40.2 km (25 miles): In Search of Memphre in Vermont
6. 38.6 km (24 miles): Tampa Bay Marathon Swim in Florida
7. 32.5 km (20.2 miles): Catalina Channel in California 8. 32.1 km (20 miles): P2P Swim from Plymouth to Provincetown across the Massachusetts Bay
9. 31.8 km (19.8 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 5 in New York
10. 31.8 km (19.8 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 2 in New York
11. 29.4 km (18.3 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 1 in New York
12. 29.1 km (18.1 miles: 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 7 in New York
13. 28.1 km (17.5 miles): Ederle Swim from New York to New Jersey
14. 27.3 km (17 miles): Rose Pitonof Swim in New York
15. 27.3 km (17 miles): S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge in Apache Lake, Arizona
16. 25.7 km (16 miles): Boston Light Double across Boston Harbor, Massachusetts
17. 25.2 km (15.7 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 6 in New York
18. 25 km (15.5 miles): U.S. Masters Swimming 25K National Championships
19. 25 km (15.5 miles): St. Vincent's Foundation Swim Across the Sound from Connecticut to New York
20. 25 km (15.5 miles): Pensacola Bridge Swim in Florida
21. 24.4 km (15.2 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 4 in New York
22. 24.3 km (15.1 miles): Cape Circumnavigation Challenge around Cape May, New Jersey
23. (15 miles): Georgeville or Bust in Vermont
24. 21.2 km (13.2 miles): 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim - Stage 3 in New York
25. 20.2 km (12.6 miles): Distance Swim Challenge in California
26. 20.1 km (12.5 miles): Swim Around Key West in Florida
27. 20.1 km (12.5 miles): FKCC Swim Around Key West in Florida
28. 19.3 km (12 miles): Swim Around Charleston in South Carolina
29. 19.3 km (12 miles): That Dam Swim in Alabama
30. 19.3 km (12 miles): Lake Travis Relay Solo in Texas
31. 18.8 km (11.7 miles): RiverFest Endurance Swim in Oregon
32. 17.7 km (11 miles): Portland Bridge Swim in Oregon
33. 17.7 km (11 miles): Myrtle Huddleston Honorary Swim in California
34. 17.2 km (10.7 miles): Portland Bridge Swim in Oregon
35. 16.2 km (10 miles): La Jolla Cove 10 Mile Relay & Solo Swim in La Jolla, California
36. 16.2 km (10 miles): Kingdom Swim in Lake Memphremagog, Vermont
37. 16.2 km (10 miles): Deer Creek Open Water Marathon Swim in Charleston, Utah
38. 16.2 km (10 miles): U.S. Masters Swimming 9+ mile National Championships in Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota
39. 16.2 km (10 miles): Swim the Suck in Tennessee River Gorge, Tennessee
40. 16.2 km (10 miles): Colin's Hope Got2Swim Lake Austin 10K & 10 miler in Texas
41. 15.2 km (9.5 miles): S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge in Saguaro Lake, Arizona
42. 14.4 km (9 miles): S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge in Canyon Lake, Arizona
43. 13.1 km (8.2 miles): Pennock Island Challenge in Alaska
44. 13.1 km (8.2 miles): Swim for Freedom on Geneva Lake, Wisconsin
45. 13 km (8.12 miles): Great Salt Lake Marathon Swim in Utah
46. 12.87 km (8 miles): Boston Light Swim across Boston Harbor in Massachusetts
47. 12.87 km (8 miles): YMCA & MVP Annual Lake Swim in Vermont
48. 12.8 km (8 miles): Islamorada around the Alligator Lighthouse in Islamorada, Florida
49. 12.07 km (7.5 miles): Potomac River 7.5 Mile Swim for the Environment in Maryland
50. 11.2 km (7 miles): Bear Lake Open Water Swim in Utah
51. 11.2 km (7 miles): The Clock Is Ticking Seven Mile Swim in Georgia
52. 11 km (6.9 miles(: Big Richard in Newport Beach, California
53. 11 km (6.9 miles): Bannerman’s Island Return in New York
54. 10.2 km (6.3 miles): Little Red Lighthouse Swim in New York
55. 10 km (6.2 miles): San Francisco Bay 10K Bridge-to-Bridge Swim in San Francisco Bay, California
56. 10 km (6.2 miles): Swim Across America Long Beach in Marine Stadium, Long Beach in California
57. 10 km (6.2 miles): Nike Swim Miami in Miami, Florida
58. 10 km (6.2 miles): Diamond Lake Open Water Challenge in Minnesota
59. 10 km (6.2 miles): Pensacola Three-Mile Bridge Swim in Pensacola, Florida
60. 10 km (6.2 miles): USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships in Ft. Myers, Florida
61. 10 km (6.2 miles): Lake Del Valle Open Water Swim in Lake Del Valle, California
62. 10 km (6.2 miles): Fire Island Ocean Swims in New York
63. 10 km (6.2 miles): Sound to Cove Open Water Swim in New York
64. 10 km (6.2 miles): Change Your Latitude in Alaska
65. 10 km (6.2 miles): Swim to the Moon in Michigan
66. 10 km (6.2 miles): Horsetooth Open Water Swim in Horsetooth Reservoir, Colorado
67. 10 km (6.2 miles): Lake George Open Water Swim in Lake George, New York
68. 10 km (6.2 miles): Cast Classic in Idaho
69. 10 km (6.2 miles): Coney Island Aquarium Triple Dip Swim in Coney Island, New York
70. 10 km (6.2 miles): Flat River Reservoir Champions Challenge in Rhode Island
71. 10 km (6.2 miles): Escape From Skidaway in Georgia
72. 10 km (6.2 miles): Bale of Tortugas in Lake Conroe, Texas
74. 10 km (6.2 miles): Bridge-to-Bridge in San Francisco, California
75. 10 km (6.2 miles): U.S. Masters Swimming National 10km Open Water Swimming Championships in Lake Mead, California
76. 10 km (6.2 miles): S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge in Roosevelt Lake, Arizona,
77. 10 km (6.2 miles): Pismo Polar Bear 10k Swim in Pismo Beach, California
78. 10 km (6.2 miles): Long Island Sound Open Water Swim in Long Island, New York
79. 10 km (6.2 miles): Southern Oregon Open Water Swims at Applegate Lake, Jacksonville, Oregon
80. 10 km (6.2 miles): Ali'i Challenge in Kailua, Hawaii
81. 10 km (6.2 miles): West Wyoming Marathon Swim in Wyoming
82. 10 km (6.2 miles): Flat River Reservoir Champions Challenge in Rhode Island
83. 10 km (6.2 miles): Green River Reservoir Swim in Vermont
84. 10 km (6.2 miles): Seymour Swim in Vermont
85. 1- km (6.2 miles): Crippen Cup 10k Marathon Invitational in Fort Myers, Florida

A list of Ultra swims around the world is posted under marathon swims.

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