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Huntington Beach Pier Swim

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Huntington Beach Pier Swim start in Huntington Beach, California
Huntington Beach Pier Swim finish by Parks Wesson (on right)
Onshore start at the Huntington Beach Pier Swim

The Huntington Beach Pier Swim is one of the longest continuously running ocean swims in the United States with 64 annual editions conducted around the pier at Huntington Beach in Southern California.


0.5 mile, depending on the tides since the distance is shorter in low tide and longer during high tides.




City Huntington Beach

State/County/Province California

Country USA

Region Americas



Telephone +1 (714) 960-8870


Huntington Beach Pier at Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway in Huntington Beach, California 92648; +1-714-536-5486

Event Information[edit]

Month: June

Event Date: 8 June 2013


Class: Amateur

Wetsuit: No

Awards: The Gene Belshe Memorial Perpetual Trophy is awarded to the top team, based on top affiliated finishers in any division.


Overall men's record Tom Shields 7 minutes 40 seconds (2009)
Overall women's record Christina Boring 9 minutes 30 seconds (2009)

2008 Swim[edit]


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