Supporting and sanctioning marathon swims in the Channel Islands region of California


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2017 Swim Successes

  • Amy Gubser - Oxnard to Anacapa Island. 6:02 on June 23 (new course record).
  • Angel More - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 7:37 on August 10.
  • Ryan Utsumi - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 5:29 on August 20.
  • Arch Academy Zombies 'A' - Santa Rosa Island to Goleta. 17:11 on August 21 (first relay).
  • Arch Academy Zombies 'B' - Santa Rosa Island to Goleta. 17:11 on August 21 (first relay).
  • Steven Dalke - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 7:07 on September 16.
  • Alice Ma - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 11:09 on September 18.
  • Karina Garcia - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 5:28 on September 23 (new women's course record).
  • Dan Simonelli - San Miguel Island to Santa Rosa Island. 2:30 on September 26.
  • Dan Simonelli - Santa Rosa Island to Santa Cruz Island. 4:05 on September 26.
  • Dan Simonelli - Santa Cruz Island to Anacapa Island. 2:15 on September 27 (new course record).
  • Selkie and the Sirens - Santa Cruz Island circumnavigation. 39:58 on September 27 (first relay).
  • Linda Simons - Anacapa Island to Oxnard. 6:09 on October 14.

Steps to Swim with the SBCSA

  1. Choose a swim route.
  2. Make arrangements with an escort boat and identify your support crew.
  3. Submit a sanction application:
  4. The SBCSA will assign an observer to your swim.
  5. Train.
  6. Swim across!

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