September 23rd, 2017
Angle Lake, SeaTac WA
7:30 AM Check In for the USMS Sprint Distance
Open Water Championship, One Mile
9:00 AM Check In for all other events
 
 
 

Welcome to the USMS Sprint Distance Open Water National Championship, 1 Mile

LAST GASP OF SUMMER 2017

This year Last Gasp of Summer includes the USMS Sprint Distance Open Water National Championship along with USMS One and Two Mile, One Mile Julie Montiel Fun Swim and USA One Mile, Two Mile and 500 meters. This will be an exciting year for Last Gasp of Summer 2017!

The last open water swim of the Season... for youth and masters swimmers. The lake temperature averages in the high 60's in mid-September.

USA Registration Form!

 
 

2017 Race Info

Last Gasp of Summer Race Information Last Gasp of Summer includes 6 events for master swimmers: USMS Sprint Distance Open Water National Championship 1 Mile, USMS 1 mile wetsuit, USMS 1 mile non-wetsuit, 1 mile Julie Montiel Fun Swim,USMS 2 miles wetsuit, USMS 2 miles non-wetsuit and 3 events for youth swimmers: USA 1 mile, USA 2 mile, and USA 500 meters for 9 - 12 year old swimmers.

When you register for the Sprint Distance you may register for one of the other events for no addional charge. Entry into the other events includes one event, swim cap, gift and lunch. Family members are welcome to cheer on their swimmers and enjoy lunch after, donations will be accepted.

Sprint Distance Information

USMS and USA Event Information

Safety Meeting

Registration

Last Gasp of Summer RegistrationRegistration is open - Sign up early! Last Gasp of Summer will close on Thursday, September 21st or when we meet the maximum allowed athlete count of 300.

Sprint Distance:
Eligibility | Registration

USMS and USA Events:
Eligibility | Registration

Athletes registering for the Sprint Distance swim may swim one other event for no additional charge.

USA Registration Form!

Venue

Last Gasp of Summer Race Information Angle Lake is an L shaped community lake in the heart of SeaTac, Washington. The park has lots of common areas and a large beach to spread out and enjoy the final open water event of the season.

Directions | Description

Accommodations

Looking for a place to stay? Several of our local hotels have offered reduced rates for our swimmers.

See the race route for the Last Gasp of Summer at Angle lake, SeaTac WA.

Race Map

 

Results | Records
Awards

Sprint Distance Awards

Top six place winners in each age group will receive a national championship medal or other appropriate award approved by the Long Distance Committee chair.

US Masters Swimming

Awards will be awarded to top finishers for each event, in each swim age group.

US Masters age groups are as follows: 18 - 24, 25 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65 - 69, 70 - 74, and additional years with 5 year increments.

USA Swimming

Awards will be awarded to top finishers for each event, in each swim age group.

USA Swimming age groups are: 12 & under, 11 - 12, 13 - 14, 15 & over.

View Results | Records | Awards

Contact Us

Mike Murphy, Meet Director
206-316-0234
lastgaspofsummer@bluewave-aquatics.com

Jim Davidson, Safety Officer
253-569-8047
safety@bluewave-aquatics.com

US Masters Swimming

Angela Turley, USMS Registrar
253-797-4920
registrar@bluewave-aquatics.com

USA Swimming

Wendy Neely, USA Registrar
206-793-9391
wendy@bluewave-aquatics.com

About Us

Blue Wave Aquatics is an adult swim program offering specialized swim lessons, masters swim team, and triathlon consultations. Check out the 'About Us' page for more information about Blue Wave Aquatics.

Fife Area Swim Team is a youth swim program offering swim team to our local kids. Check out the 'About Us' page for more information about Fife Area Swim Team

We have added a history page for The Last Gasp of Summer to capture all the fun facts from that year!