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Join the 2nd Annual event at Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch and Fight Cancer with Swim Across America. Everyone's life has been impacted by cancer which is why we're swimming to help "Make Waves to Fight Cancer" and raise money for cancer research, prevention and treatment.

  • Proceeds from the swim will support early detection and innovative clinical trials at the Swim Across America Innovative Clinical Trials Center (ICTC) at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center.

EVENT INFO
ABOUT THE EVENT

WHAT: Join our 2nd annual event at Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch offering participation levels for EVERYONE who wants to join us in raising money to fight cancer. Choose from the following participation categories:

  • 400 Meter Swim
  • 800 Meter Swim
  • Competitive Mile (1500 meter) swim - For those who can complete mile in 25 minutes or less
  • Fitness Challenge on Pool Deck
  • 200 Meter Relay (teams of 4)
  • Triathlete Loosen-Up Swim (for those participating in the Triathlon on 5/20)
  • Leisure Mile (1500 meter) swim

WHEN: May 19th, 2017

WHERE: Cooper Fitness Center
7910 Collin McKinney Pkwy
McKinney, TX 75070

HOW TO JOIN: Anyone can participate (members and non-members) as an individual, or join a team. Click the register button on the home tab of this page and get your own fundraising page to send out to your friends and family. All swimmers and volunteers must complete the waiver found here and bring to the event check-in. If you are under 18, please bring the waiver signed by a parent or guardian.

EVENT SCHEDULE: (subject to change depending on registration levels):

5:00 - 6:00 pm Registration
5:00 - 6:00 pm Autographs, Selfies and Mingle with Olympians
5:00 - 6:00 pm Team TFA Swim
6:00 - 6:30 pm Welcome, Olympian Intro, Why I Swim
6:30 - 6:45 pm: Kids of All Ages 400 meter swim (kids and adults welcome)
6:45 - 7:15 pm: 800 meter swim or Competitive 1500 meter swim (25 minutes or less)
6:45 - 7:15 pm: Landlovers Fitness Challenge on Pool Deck
7:15 - 7:30 pm: 200 meter relays (teams of 4)
7:15 - 8:00 pm: Triathalon-Eve Loosen Up Swim (for 5/20 Triathalon participants)
8:00 - 9:00 pm: Leisure 1500 meter swim (fins welcome)
7:30 - 9:00 pm: Dance Party and Dessert on Pool Deck

FUNDRAISING: We encourage swimmers to each raise at least $100. Many will raise more but if everyone raises $100, our swim could raise thousands to support cancer research, prevention and treatment.

FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES: Every swimmer who participates will receive a Swim Across America cap, bracelet and tattoos! Raise the amounts below and receive great SAA items for your efforts!

The team that raises the most money will win a dive-in movie night at Cooper Craig Ranch on a night mutually agreed upon by the winning team and the club.

This year we are offering more prizes at more levels! Check out all the great individual fundraising incentive levels below, and see how much money you can help raise in the fight against cancer!

  • $100 - SAA T-Shirt.
  • $200 - SAA Sunglasses + $100 fundraising incentive.
  • $500 - SAA Towel + $200 fundraising incentives.
  • $1000 - $50 Amazon gift card + $500 fundraising incentives.

QUESTIONS? Feel free to email leslie@swimacrossamerica.org