Championship Bidding Information

Bid Instructions and FAQs - Instructions on how to bid for open water national championships. Championships are awarded by the Long Distance Committee at the annual meeting held approximately two years prior to the championship being awarded and are due no later than 30 days prior to the annual meeting. - Instructions on how to bid for open water national championships. Championships are awarded by the Long Distance Committee at the annual meeting held approximately two years prior to the championship being awarded and are due no later than 30 days prior to the annual meeting.

Open Water Championships Bid Form - Form to be used for bidding on open water national championships. Please download Bid Instructions document for instructions on how to fill out this form.

Help Wanted

The USMS History and Archives Committee is searching for results and some information missing for a number of older events (date, location, etc.). See this file for a list of events where information is needed. If you have access to some of the missing information, please email it.

Prior Open Water National Championships

View results and other information from prior open water national championships

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  • 1978 Open Water National Championships
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  • 1976 Open Water National Championships
  • 1975 Open Water National Championships
  • 1974 Open Water National Championships