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Southern Pacific Masters Open Water Series

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The Southern Pacific Masters Open Water Series is a series of ocean swims and lake swims sanctioned by the Southern Pacific Local Masters Committee held along the Southern California coast.

2019 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

June 22nd: 50th Annual Seal Beach Rough Water Swim in Seal Beach
June 29th: Semana Nautica One Mile Open Water Swim in Santa Barbara
June 30th: Semana Nautica Three Mile Open Water Swim in Santa Barbara
July 13th: Newport Beach Pier to Pier Two Mile Open Water Swim in Newport Beach
August 3rd: Corona Del Mar Don Burns One Mile Open Water Swim in Corona del Mar
September 22nd: Mission Mile and Southwest Zone Open Water Championship in Mission Viejo
November 28th: Turkey Brine Pier Swim in Huntington Beach

2017 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

2016 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Castaic Lake (lower lake) Open Water Swims, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swims, 1 mile and 3 mile
  • Newport Beach Pier to Pier 2 Mile Open Ocean Swim, 2 mile
  • Don Burns CDM 1 Mile Ocean Swim, 1 mile
  • Salt Creek Rough Water Swim, 1.2 mile

2015 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Salt Creek Rough Water Swim, 2.4 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swims, 1 mile and 3 mile
  • Castaic Lake (lower lake) Open Water Swim
  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 mile
  • Don Burns Open Water Swim, 1 mile

2014 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Salt Creek Rough Water Swim, 2.4 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swims, 1 mile and 3 mile
  • Castaic Lake (lower lake) Open Water Swim
  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 mile
  • Semana Nautica Open Water Swim, 6 mile
  • Don Burns Open Water Swim, 1 mile

2013 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • 2013 USMS 10k National Championship at Lake Mead, 10 kilometer
  • 2013 USMS 10k National Championship at Lake Mead, 5 kilometer
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 3 miles
  • Newport Pier 2 Pier 2 Mile Ocean Swim, 2 miles
  • Santa Barbara Semana Nautica, 6 miles
  • 2013 USMS 2.4 Mile Open Water National Championship in Dana Point, 2.4 mile
  • Corona Del Mar 1 Mile Ocean Swim, 1 mile

2012 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 3 miles
  • Semana Nautica, 6 miles
  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 miles
  • Nadadores Rough Water Swim at Salt Creek, 2.4 mile
  • OptimisSport Distance Swim Challenge, 1.2 mile swim
  • OptimisSport Distance Swim Challenge, 2.4 mile swim
  • Don Burns Corona del Mar Swim, 1 mile
  • Slam The Dam at Lake Mead, 1.2 mile loop
  • Slam The Dam at Lake Mead, 2.4 mile loop

2011 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, 3 miles
  • Semana Nautica, 6 miles
  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 miles
  • Naples Island Swim, 1 mile
  • Naples Island Swim, 3 mile
  • Don Burns Corona del Mar Swim, 1 mile
  • Slam The Dam at Lake Mead, 1.2 mile loop
  • Slam The Dam at Lake Mead, 2.4 mile loop

2010 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 miles
  • Seal Beach Rough Water, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water, 3 miles
  • Semana Nautica, 6 miles
  • Naples Island Swim, 1 mile
  • Naples Island Swim, 3 miles
  • Don Burns Corona del Mar Swim, 1 mile
  • Slam the Dam at Lake Mead, 1.2 mile loop
  • Slam the Dam at Lake Mead, 2.4 mile loop
  • Slam the Dam at Lake Mead, 8K point to point

2009 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier, 2 miles
  • Seal Beach Rough Water, 1 mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water, 3 miles
  • Semana Nautica, 6 miles
  • Naples Island Swim, 1 mile
  • Naples Island Swim, 3 miles
  • Pacific Open Water Challenge, 1/2 mile
  • Pacific Open Water Challenge, 1 mile
  • Pacific Open Water Challenge, 5K
  • Don Burns Corona del Mar Swim, 1 mile

2008 SPMS Open Water Series Events[edit]

  • Pacific Open Water Challenge 5K
  • Balboa to Newport Pier-to-Pier 2 Mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water 3 Mile
  • Seal Beach Rough Water 1 Mile
  • Semana Nautica 6 Mile
  • Naples Island 3 Mile
  • Naples Island 1 Mile
  • Don Burns Corona del Mar 1 Mile

2012 Series Victors[edit]

In 2012, Hollywood stuntman Hubie Kerns and former world-class swimmer Veronica Hibben took top honors for their season-long dominance in the Open Water Series. The other age-group winners included:

Female
19-24 years: Carri Cook
25-29 years: Lexie Kelly
30-34 years: Jessica Krick
35-39 years: Tanya MacLean
40-44 years: Vanessa Mesia
45-49 years: Melissa Latt
50-54 years: Lynn Kubasek
55-59 years: Veronica Hibben
60-64 years: Carol Hayden

Male
35-39 years: Craig Gutjahr
40-44 years: James Bergen
45-49 years: Bryan Buck
50-54 years: Bill Ireland
55-59 years: James Hardie
60-64 years: Hubie Kerns
75-79 years: Bill Cooke

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