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Brooklyn Bridge Swim

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The Brooklyn Bridge Swim is a cross-river open water swimming competition between Brooklyn and Manhattan Island in New York City. It's course crosses the East River. It is one of America's Top 100 Open Water Swims.

Over 350 swimmers swim across East River from Brooklyn to Manhattan, wearing pink swim caps.

Distance[edit]

1 km

Type[edit]

River

Location[edit]

City Manhattan Island, New York City

State/County/Province New York

Country USA

Region Americas

Contact[edit]

Name Morty Berger

Title Co-founder

Email mberger@nycswim.org

Event Information[edit]

Month: July

Event Date: July 2014

Website: http://www.nyswim.org Brooklyn Bridge Swim

Water Temp: 17-19°C (64-67°F)

Class: Amateur

Wetsuit: No

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