Registration Info


We are over 75% sold out. Don’t miss your spot for this year’s race!

Registration Opens May 1st @6am

Here’s a link for registration that will be coming up very, very soon! Mark this page and visit us early as we are expecting a busy year of Fat Salmon Swimming.

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Interested in volunteering? Reach us at Interested in sponsoring this […]

2017 Race Information

Thanks for your interest in registering for the 2017 Fat Salmon Swim! Our race day is set for:

SATURDAY JULY 15th, 2017

and registration will open on Monday, May 1st at 6am.

The Fat Salmon has been selected as the 2017 Zone Championship event which means exposure to the event will be a bit […]

2016 Results

​Thank 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

​Ok 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 […]

Online Registration Closes Tuesday

​Online registration closes at midnight on Tuesday July 12th but for the first time this year we will be offering on-site registration for the remaining slots.  If you plan to register on-site, please arrive by 645am with the following info:

-Valid ID  -Visa/Mastercard/check/cash to […]

Race Day Information

​1. THANK YOU: First, lets thank our amazing sponsors; you can find them on our website at  Please visit these vendors, businesses and organizations that make this event possible.  Here’s a word from our largest sponsor, blueseventy:

Blueseventy’s award winning wetsuits, swimwear, goggles and accessories are […]

2016 Registration Opens May 1

Hello Fat Salmoners! Are you getting ready for another year of fantastic northwest open water swimming?

We are! The 2016 Fat Salmon is taking place on Saturday, July 16th. Registration for the 2016 race is scheduled to go live on Sunday, May 1st at 6am. It will be another great year of Fat Salmon […]

2015 Results

3.2mi No Wetsuit Swim CLICK HERE 3.2mi Wetsuit Swim CLICK HERE


Another Big Thank You


Thank you Wild Salmon Seafood Market for donating Salmon for year’s Fat Salmon swim! We appreciate the support of local businesses and we want you to support them! Check them out! Copper River Salmon is available at Wild Salmon Seafood Market – limited availability so you’d better act fast!