2018 Race Date: Saturday July 14th

The date has been set for 2018! We will be hosting the 19th annual Fat Salmon Swim in glorious Lake Washington with a nearly identical schedule of events from previous years. Registration will open on May 1st at 6am; please check back here regularly for updates. Thanks for your interest in the Fat Salmon, we […]


Many thanks to those of you that joined us for the 18th annual Fat Salmon Swim! We had a beautiful day and a fantastic bunch of swimmers. A big round of applause to our sponsors (at right) and our many volunteers.

Results for this year’s event can be found here:

Wetsuit results

Non-wetsuit results

Thanks […]

2017 Race Information

Thanks to those of you that have registered for this year’s event. We are excited to bring you the 18th annual Fat Salmon Swim on

SATURDAY JULY 15th, 2017

We are the proud host of the Northwest Zone Open Water Championship and this event is brought to you by the many wonderful volunteers of […]

2016 Results

‚ÄčThank you for a fantastic day of swimming! Despite the cooler weather and choppy conditions there were lots of reasons to celebrate as over 250 of you completed the race.  

Thank you for your patience as a timing error in some of the waves added a few minutes to your time, the below link is […]

Heat Sheets and other Info

‚ÄčOk Fat Salmoners!  This post contains everything you’ll need to know for Saturday. We know you are excited to get out and swim, we can’t wait to bring you the 17th annual Fat Salmon Swim!  Here are the details:

Schedule Check In & Waves Parking Category Changes Stragglers & Time Limit Trouble on the Course […]