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Jim McDonnell Lake Swims (Sanctioned OW 1 mi, 2 mi Mid Distance Natl Championship)


  • Lake Audubon 2070 Twin Branches Road Reston, VA 20191 (map)

Information & Registration

The Jim McDonnell Lake Swims are a 2-day event in Reston VA. Saturday May 26th offers a 1 mile Practice Swim on the race course. Sunday May 27th has 2 races, a 1 mile race and 2 mile race. The 2-mile race serves as the 2018 USMS Middle Distance Championship. Water temperatures are usually in the 70's F, and both CAT I and CAT II swimwear can be accommodated. The Jim McDonnell Lake Swims are now in their 31st year.