Olympic Club Trans Tahoe Relay
July 18th, 2015
The Olympic Club Trans Tahoe Relay is one of the most unique open water swimming events in the world. In 1976 Olympic Club Members decided to challenge each other to a team race across Lake Tahoe. Soon after, other clubs were invited to join this annual "Invitational Relay" event. Last year the race attracted over 1200 competitors from all over the country. The Trans Tahoe Relay has become one of the largest open water swims in the world. Promoting team spirited competition between swimming clubs and other groups and organizations. It is now seen as a landmark of open water events.