The Open Water Source is a compilation of open water swimming information and multimedia content for the open water swimming community. Its staff has developed unique databases, proprietary informational resources and entertaining mobile apps that educate, motivate and stimulate swimmers of all ages, abilities and backgrounds.
Meet the Community of Open Water Swimmers. Community, Camaraderie, Collegiality. Hundreds of millions of people around the world regularly swim, bike, run, hike or exercise, either alone or together in groups. While swimming in a pool is a great form of exercise, swimming in the open water can present unique challenges that prevent many from venturing beyond the surf or too far from the shoreline.
Coaches Education Program: This page is where you may access our coaches education program. You will be able take the online tests conveniently right here within the members area of the Open Water Source website. You will see the results of your test instantly upon completing each test.