Open Water Committee Details
Name: Open Water Committee
Description: From section 507.1.11 of the rule book:

—The Open Water Committee shall promote the development of and participation in open water swimming. The committee shall develop educational resources for open water participants and event directors. The committee, with input from the Long Distance Committee, shall prepare guidelines pertaining to the management of USMS open water swimming for approval by the Board of Directors. The committee shall increase awareness about open water swimming and identify opportunities to promote USMS. The committee shall consist of the committee chair and sufficient members to execute the committee function. The Long Distance Committee chair shall be an ex officio member of the committee.

Chair: Phyllis Quinn [email]
Vice Chair: Ali Hall
Members: See Appendix E (PDF) of the USMS Rule Book