Tallchief Open Water Challenge

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Tallchief Open Water Challenge is a 1-mile, 2-mile open water swimming competition held in Camp Tallchief, north of Sand Springs, Oklahoma, USA, outside of Tulsa. Proceeds benefit the Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma Camp Tallchief Scholarship Fund and Tulsa Masters Swim Club. Wetsuits are allowed, but those wearing wetsuits will not be included in the awards. Anticipated water temperature is 80ºF (26.6ºC).

It is one of America's Top 100 Open Water Swims.


The swim course is an out-and-back course marked by large regatta buoys. The 0.5-mile swimmers swim out 1/4 mile and return to the finish. The 1-mile swimmers swim one full lap of the entire course. The 2-mile swimmers swim 2 laps of the entire course.


0.5 miles, 1 mile, 2 miles


Lake (Camp Tallchief)


City Sand Springs

State/County/Province Oklahoma

Country USA

Region Americas


Name Tulsa Masters Swim Club

Email www.tulsamastersswimclub.com

Event Information

Month: August

Event Date: 9 September 2012

Website: www.tulsamastersswimclub.com and Tallchief Open Water Challenge

Class: Amateur

Wetsuit: No

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