Change Your Latitude 57°N Open Water Swim
August 11th, 2019
The Change Your Latitude 57°N Open Water Swim is a Swimming race in Sitka, Alaska consisting of a .
"Change Your Latitude" 57N Open Water Swim in Sitka, Alaska is literally, and figuratively, off the beaten path.
Change Your Latitude is a combined 10k/6k/3k/1k open water swim located in beautiful Sitka Sound, Alaska. And I'm sure one of your first questions is: "isn't it really cold?!"
Well, it's not warm. But for most experienced open water swimmers and especially if you wear a wetsuit, it is quite reasonable. The water temperatures in the high 50's to low 60's (13-17C).
More interestingly than the water temperature, is the water itself, which is teaming with pacific ocean life. You swim with salmon and the occasional seaKeep Reading
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