Second Annual Swim for Grand Traverse Bay
EVENT DATE: Aug 12, 2017
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Aug 12, 2017
FUNDRAISER SET UP DEADLINE: Aug 11, 2017
Celebrate clean, healthy water in Grand Traverse Bay with one of the region’s only point-to-point open water swim events on Saturday, August 12, 2017, to benefit The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay, a non-profit that works to protect the Bay and its 1,000-square-mile watershed.
A Waterkeeper Alliance SPLASH series event sponsored nationally by Toyota, the Swim for Grand Traverse Bay begins at Greilickville Harbor Park in Elmwood Township and ends on the shore of Volleyball Beach, in beautiful downtown Traverse City. Whether you’re a serious swimmer looking for a timed event, a triathlete wanting to practice in open water, a recreational swimmer setting a personal goal or someone who is passionate about water quality and making a difference locally, the Swim for Grand Traverse Bay is an exciting, challenging, and fun celebration clean and healthy water in our region.
All proceeds benefit The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay, which advocates for clean water in Grand Traverse Bay and acts to protect and preserve the Bay’s watershed.