1-Hour virtual champs

Jan. 1-31

5K/10K virtual champs

May 15 - Sept. 15
  • Host: Palm Beach Masters
  • Event Director: Catherine Rust


3000/6000 virtual champs

Sept. 15 - Nov. 15
  • Host: Sawtooth Masters
  • Event Director: Jill Wright


Course Descriptions

  • USMS 1-Hour Virtual Championship: 25-yard pool or longer
  • USMS 5K/10K Virtual Championships: 50-meter pool, each event swum separately
  • USMS 3000/6000-Yard Virtual Championships: 25-yard or 25-meter pool, each event swum separately 

All-Star Recognition

The Long Distance Committee will be naming a Long Distance All Star team in 2022. To be considered for this recognition, a USMS member needs to complete a minimum of three Long Distance National Championship events in 2022: one Virtual Championship (VC), one Open Water National Championship (OWNC) and one additional event that may be either an VC or OWNC.