Swim the Bridge 2012 is a go! We received a lot of positive feed back on this event and we are excited to bring it back in 2012. Please help us spread the word about Swim the Bridge 2012.

Date: Aug 25, 2012
Location: Saylorville mile long bridge
Time: Race starts at 8am

5k – 3.1 miles
2.4 mile swim
1.2 Mile swim
500 meter swim

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Send questions to alex@swimthebridge.com or liz@swimthebridge.com

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Please be sure to take our survey to help us make next year’s race even better!


Thank you for participating! Can’t wait to see you again next year!

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Thank you to all those athletes who participated in the First Swim the Bridge at Saylorville Lake. This year’s event was very successful and we look forward to seeing you again next year.

Please be sure to fill out the email survey to ensure that we can continue to provide the best event possible. We would love to hear your thoughts and ideas for improvement of the event.

Also, Congratulations to our course record setters!

1.2 Female Elizabeth Hefley 31:10.8
1.2 Male John Neal 32:16.6

2.4 Female Sara Fahey 1:14:51.7
2.4 Male Greg Moyle 1:00:37.1

500 Female Elizabeth Hefley 8:38.5
500 Male Greg Moyle 7:46.5

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The Basics

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Swim the bridge August 6, 2017
Swim Start Time: 8 AM

Swim distances:
500 meters
1.2 miles
2.4 miles
3.1 miles

Team (6+ athletes) Cash $$ awards!!!

Course Records

500 Meter:
Male: Greg Moyle, Ankeny, IA 07:07.8 ('12)
Female: Krista Tippin Waukee, IA 08:02.2 ('12)

1.2 mile:
Males: Dennis Bennett Norwalk, IA - 26:02.4 ('12)
Female: Krista Tippin Waukee, IA - 27:42.9 ('12)

2.4 Mile:
Male: Tony Stewart Overland Park, KS - 48:24.4 ('12)
Female: Rachel Stauffer, Des Moines, IA - 55:45.5 ('12)

3.1 (5K) Mile:
Male: Wayne Huebener Iowa City, IA - 1:14:42.3 ('12)
Female: Shelia Wrobel Papillion, NE - 1:19:26.7 ('12)

Fastest Team:
2017 - TriRacers of Iowa 2016 - Above + Beyond Cancer 2015 - Dream Team 2014 - Dream Team 2013 - Z3 Performance Triathlon Team
2012 - Y Rats -Riverfront YMCA
2011 - TRI Racers of Iowa

Think you can beat them in 2018? You just need 6 swimmers and one swimmer in each distance...