The only "downhill
swimming race in Texas" and Austin's signature open water swimming
event, the Cap 2k is an open water 2000+ meter, straightaway course
from Red Bud Isle toward the center of downtown Austin in Lady Bird
Lake. The Cap 2k was listed in Austin's TOP 75 “Things To
Do," rated as one of the TOP 10 "Recreational Events in Austin," in
the TOP 50 Open Water Races in the U.S., Top 100 Open Water Races
in the world, and hosts the 9th Annual Open Water Swimming H.S.
Championships. Other divisions include: masters, youth,
first-responder, and wetsuit.
Enjoy a beautiful swim,
post-race picnic, open water camaraderie and a bit of Austin
We value your
participation and thank you, not only for helping us add to the
unique charm of Austin, Texas, but also for your efforts to help us
bring awareness to and raise funds for Prostate Cancer and for
Colin's Hope for pre-k swim lessons in under-served areas.