CIBBOWS offers three main activities:

  1. Group Swims on the Weekends
  2. Swim Races and Events
  3. Water Quality Projects related to improving New York City's beaches, rivers and harbor


Group Swims
  • Group open water swims are offered Saturday and Sundays at 10:00AM
  • Please see the Group Swims page for details
 Races and Events
  • USMS Sanctioned Races and 
  • Non-USMS events
  • All races marked with buoys
  • Several divisions
  • Please see the Swim Races page for details
Water Quality
  • Initiating beach clean-up for select Brooklyn and Staten Island beaches
  • Providing input for various municipal and federal proposals