Please accept your nomination so your event listing dates are current and correct on the website in The World Top 100 Events directory & Upcoming Events.
This honor is annually assessed by the WOWSA Board of Directors and a global set of advisors based on the following criteria:
- History – Historical significance with a track record of safety and success
- Uniqueness – Event format is unique or the location is special and beautiful
- Popularity – Enthusiasm in the open water community is successfully established
- Difficulty – Provides a meaningful open water challenge
- Attention to Safety – Established organizational priority on protecting the swimmers
- Global geographic distribution – A mix of locations throughout the world
In addition, you will receive:
- A World Top 100 badge for your website
- Your event(s) will also be listed a second time in the upcoming events category
- An official certificate will be issued.
- A featured article promoting your event in The Daily News of Open Water Swimming on the week of your choosing
- A social card announcing your selection to share on your social media
(**Note: Nominations that are not accepted with updated dates for 2022 will not show on the site. The directory will only show events in the future with current upcoming dates. )