Annual Open Water Swim in Haiti
Join us next year on January 28, 2018 for Swim for Haiti 2018!
Results are in!
1 Diego Lopez 2:56:10 NYC, USA
2 Naomy Grand'Pierre 3:20:56 Chicago, USA
3 Tracee Hagestrom 3:23:50 Carolina Beach, USA
1 Isabella Crane 4:11:38 Lawrenceville USA
2 Pierre Coté 4:25:40 Montreal Canada
3 Christine Chenet 4:32:45 Pétion-Ville Haiti
Full Results HERE!
Swim for Haiti is 100% volunteer organized and managed
Special thanks to Innovations S.A., our title sponsor for 2016 and 2017, for their generous, ongoing support. And heartfelt thanks to Wahoo Bay Beach Resort, Marina Blue Haiti, Moulin Sur Mer Beach Resort, Ouanga Bay Beach Hotel, Crowley Marine, Johnnie Walker, and Decameron. Operational support from Ouanga Bay, the Haiti Ministry of Tourism, Ayiti Bèl Ayiti Vèt, Swimtrek, Hero, and dloHaiti. Mèsi anpil to the Fédération des Associations de Base de la Côte des Arcadins (FECA) for the support of the fishermen in bwa fouyes.
Thank you to Badia Hand to Shoulder Center in Miami for their support and for relaying the story of Haiti and its resilience.
Official 2017 Title SPonsor
Read a write up from a swimmer in the 2017 Swim for Haiti.
Our Leading Sponsors:
Swim for Haiti Partner:
2017 Title Sponsor:
Marina Blue Haiti is a top rated Marina with PADI dive Resort, Scuba diving/ snorkeling Excursions, Tours, Fishing Charters, Dry dock, Water sports equipment, etc. Special trips and tours available for swim participants during the weekend of the swim.
Moulin Sur Mer is a top rated beach hotel resort in Haiti, Caribbean with its 68 air-conditioned bedrooms furnished with Haitian art and crafts, beach and marine services.
With Operational Support from:
Ayiti Bèl Ayiti Vèt pioneered the adventure race phenomenon on the Côte des Arcadins with its first event in 2013. It continues to promote environmental awareness and tourism for Haiti.
Innovations S.A. is Haiti's number 1 provider of paint and painting supplies. Shop at www.innovationssa.com
Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, offering complete care of hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder and thumb. All in one Miami facility. Dr. Alejandro Badia, M.D, F.A.C.S.
The Royal Decameron Indigo is the jewel of Hispaniola Island. Enjoy days of rest, fun and host your next event. It is a place of serenity, with spacious and comfortable, completely renovated rooms, ideal for resting with an all inclusive package.
Swimtrek has been pioneering adventure swimming holidays for over a decade. From classic swims to one week tours and short escapes, swimtrek helps swimmers explore the world safely and comfortably.
Hero Client Rescue provides high quality 911 medical services in Haiti. Purchasing a HERO Membership gives you and your loved ones access to USA standard emergency care, and proceeds go to fund HERO's core mission of helping to build EMS capacity in Haiti.
dloHaiti provides clean, affordable water to underserved communities in Haiti. It's local team provides logistics assistance and management of the event.
CRCA is the local regional association of businesses that support the swim. Without their leadership and support, the swim would not be possible.
FECA is a conglomerate of associations federated to address social issues in the region of the Côte des Arcadins.