2023 Maryland Swim for Life 
June 3, 2023

Register and Volunteer Here!
Swim Distances
2.5 Kilometers
5.0 Kilometers
7.5 Kilometers
1.2 Miles
2.4 Miles


                7:00-8:15 am     On-Site Registration (check-in) and Breakfast
                7:30 am             Watercraft volunteers' Safety Overview
                7:45 am             Safety Briefing for 7.5K swimmers
                8:15 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 2023!


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.