Shark Attack at Lake Longhorn


The Sharks hold two open-water races a year at Lake Longhorn in League City. Races are available for USA Swimming, USMS, and USAT athletes.  


Upcoming open water races:

Shark Attack at Lake Longhorn - Oct 21, 2023 

  • This race is hosted by Coach Chris's tri team - NextGen Triathlon Club - and is sanctioned by USAT and USMS.  It's perfect for athletes looking for some race a race, swimmers intereseted in a great open water swim, and newbies ready to give open water swimming a try.  It's a safe swim, in a clean, calm lake.  
  • Available distances:  0.6 mi, 1.2 mi, 2.4 mi, or any combination for one $55 entry fee
  • Shark Attack is open to USA Triathlon, USMS, and open water athletes.
  • Those without USAT, USMS, or USA Swimming memberships can still race - a one-day USAT membership can be purchased during the registration process.
  • Come out for music, fun....and buttermilk pancakes and smashburgers cooked to order!  
  • Full details & registration:
    • USAT & Non-member single event passes - HERE
    • USMS Members - HERE
  • Race Timeline:
    • 6:30 am - Check-in 
    • 7:00 am - Warm-up opens
    • 7:30 am - 0.6 mi
    • 8:00 am - 1.2 mi (swimmers not starting the 2nd loop prior to 8:30 will be disqualified)
    • 9:30 am - 2.4 mi (swimmers not starting the 4th loop prior to 11:00 will be disqualified)
  • The price increases on Oct 7th, but registration is open until Oct 20th.
  • If you have any questions, send them to [email protected]


Sharks Open Water Extravaganza  Oct 22,2023

  • This race is hosted by the Sharks Swim Club and is sanctioned through USA Swimming.
  • This race is open to current USA Swimming members. Sharks swimmers in the Exploratory Advance - Sr Perf group are invited to attend.
  • Meet information & entry file- HERE
  • Meet entry file - HERE
  • For questions about the meet, contact Coach Dacia Moore [email protected]