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Great Lakes Open Water Swim Series

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noun - Great Lakes Open Water Swim Series (or GLOWS) is a multi-race open water swim series in the Great Lakes region of the United States.

2013 Series[edit]

0.5 Mile, 1.0 Mile, 2.0 Miles at Edgewater State Park in Cleveland, Ohio

1.2 Miles, 2.4 Miles at Evergreen Lake, Hudson, Illinois

1.2 Miles, 2.4 Miles in Lake Monona, Madison, Wisconsin

  • USMS Great Lakes Zone Championship - Big Shoulders 5K/2.5K (23rd Annual) on 7 September 2013

5 km, 2.5 km in Lake Michigan, Ohio Street Beach, Chicago, Illinois

2012 Events[edit]

Participants in at least 2 of the 7 GLOWS events earn points, with rankings and awards determined after the last event:

  • Allegheny: Allegheny River, Pittsburgh, July
  • Indiana: Morse Reservoir, Noblesville, July
  • Lake Erie (Ohio): Edgewater State Park, Cleveland, July
  • Michigan: Big Red Lighthouse Swim, Holland, August
  • Kentucky: Ohio River, Cardinal Harbor, Prospect (Louisville), August
  • Wisconsin: Lake Monona, Madison, August
  • Illinois: Big Shoulders, Ohio Street Beach, Chicago, September

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