2022 Maryland Swim for Life 
September 24, 2022

Register Here
Swim Distances
2.5 Kilometers
5.0 Kilometers
7.5 Kilometers
1.2 Miles
2.4 Miles

 We are always looking for volunteers, especially kayakers, to help out with the event.
  Volunteer here.


                7:00-8:15 am     On-Site Registration (check-in) and Breakfast
                8:00 am             Watercraft volunteers' Safety Overview
                8:00 am             Safety Briefing for 7.5K swimmers
                8:30 am             Swim Start for 7.5K swimmers
                8:30 am             Safety Briefing for 2.5/5K & 1.2/2.4M swimmers
                9:00 am             Swim Start for 2.5/5K & 1.2/2.4M swimmers
                10:45 am           Lunch Set Up
                12:00 pm           Swim Cutoff; Picnic Celebration and Awards Ceremony

We hope to see everyone in 2022!


Maryland Swim for Life is a USMS-sanctioned open water event and community fundraiser held annually in the Chester River in Chestertown, Maryland.

Proceeds from Maryland Swim for Life support four local nonprofits whose mission statements include environmental, medical, health, wellness and fitness advocacy. 

Thank you to our sponsors