Join us on Saturday, September 4 for a fun and fast swim under the Brooklyn Bridge.
The 2021 swim will begin in the vicinity of Pier 2 and end in the vicinity of Pebble Beach. Kayakers and other human powered water craft are invited to attend this celebration of NYC open water access.
September 4, 2021
.5 Miles | .8 Kilometers
Along the Brooklyn shore from the vicinity of Pier 2 to the vicinity of Pebble Beach
The Brooklyn Bridge swim is a brief introduction to open water swimming in NYC. Swimmers must be prepared to jump into the East River from a small motorboat, and reboard by climbing a ladder back on to a motorboat. All types of swimwear (including wetsuits) are permitted.