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Bay Swim 2017

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Entry to the 4.4-mile and 1-mile events are managed by Lin-Mark Sports Inc. Event information will be posted on their web site around September 14, 2016.

Completion Awards

10, 15, 20, 25 or 30 Completions

All swimmers with 9, 14, 19, 24 or 29 previously recorded Bay Swim finishes receive a specially inscribed award plaque upon completion of their next Bay Swim.

Recent Bay Swim Results

642 of 661 starters finished GCBS 2016.  The official results are available at Lin-Mark Sports Inc.

PDF Files

More Data, Less Hassle

Most of the results and statistics on the GCBS Archives web site are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF).

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Background Information

What is the Bay Swim?

The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim (GCBS) is a 4.4-mile open-water swim across Maryland's Chesapeake Bay.  The annual event is held on the second Sunday in June.

The Earley Years
Brian J. Earley founded what is now the GCBS with a solo swim in 1982.  He has participated every year since to further the causes for which the event was created.

About the GCBS Archives

Volunteer Effort

The GCBS results, statistics, and other information on this Archives web site are provided as a service to support the Bay Swim and its charitable causes.  None of the funds raised by the event goes to supporting this web site.

The summary information for each Bay Swim event, the master data spreadsheet, and resulting analyses will be posted here, as time allows.