100 Mile Aqua Challenge

100 Mile Aqua Challenge 2024

100-Mile Aqua Challenge

Challenge yourself to swim or aquajog 100 miles in 2024!


Eugene Rec, the Eugene Family YMCA and Willamalane invite water lovers to participate in this yearlong 100-mile challenge.


The year-long challenge motivates individuals to stay active and reach for a long-term goal -- the equivalent of swimming across the English Channel four times.


Participants will track their miles, yards or laps, and take part in a friendly competition. Swim or aqua jog in a pool, lake, ocean, river or whatever suits you. A mid-challenge party with take place at Amazon Pool during the summer of 2024 and an end-of challenge party will happen at Willamalane during winter 2025.


Who: Anyone

What: Swim or aquajog 100 miles

When: From Jan 16, 2024 to Jan. 15, 2025

How: Participants will keep track of their individual mileage which will be posted below weekly

Cost: It's free! Although T-shirts are available for purchase

Sign up through March 15, 2024.


Progress Towards 100 Miles

Last updated February 20, 2024.

Feb. 26, 2024 Leaderboard 1
Feb. 26, 2024 Leaderboard 2
100MileAqua Challenge lap swimmer

How far is a mile in the pool?

Pool length = 25 yards

Pool lap = 50 yards

1 mile = 35 laps or 70 lengths

1 mile = 1,750 yards

3,500 laps = 100 miles

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