K-COWS-Knoxville Open Water Swimmers
The K.O.W.S. (Knoxville Open Water Swimmers) is a group of open water swimmers and Kayak/SUP Pilots over the age of 17. They meet for open water swims in the Tennessee River near the Star of Tennessee Riverboat. Kayak support is provided by Billy Lush Board Shop.
Swim Dates and Location
Thursdays beginning in May at 5:30 pm on the Billy Lush dock near the Star of Knoxville Riverboat.
Bridges to Bluffs 10K
K.O.W.S. organizes the Bridges to Bluffs 10K, a 6.2-mile marathon swim downstream in the Tennessee River under five bridges, past Neyland Stadium, and the Knoxville skyline. The race is part of the Triple Crown of the Tennessee.