Buzzards Bay Swim

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Buzzards Bay Swim, a charity swim in New Bedford Harbor, Massachusetts

Buzzards Bay Swim is a charity swim held in the Outer Harbor in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Started in 1993, the charity swim raises funds to support the Buzzards Bay Coalition's work to protect and restore Buzzard's Bay. It is a 1.2-mile open water swimming competition across outer New Bedford Harbor that raised US$160,000 in its 20th annual Buzzards Bay Swim event in July 2013. It is one of America's Top 100 Open Water Swims.


1.2 miles




City Outer Harbor, New Bedford

State/County/Province Massachusetts

Country USA

Region Americas


Deb Hood, Event Manager, Buzzards Bay Coalition

Event Information

Month: July

Event Date: 24 June 2017

Website: Save Buzzards Bay website

Class: Amateur

Wetsuit: No

Charity: Yes

Relay: No


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