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Email Us at PelusoOpenWater@gmail.com

3 unique open water challenges:

Registration Information

Field Limit for All Events: 100 Athletes

Race Site: American Legion Post 354

Upper James River
4800 Welby Turn
Midlothian, VA 23113

Timing: Chip timing provided by RunRideRace

Awards: Top Male/Female in each category

  • YOUTH (13-17)
  • PUPS (18-34)
  • HAMMERHEADS (35-49)
  • MASTERS (50-59)


On-Line Registration closes at 11:00p.m. on the Thursday before each race.

Race Amenetities vary with each event challenge but will include post-race food, beverages and race cap. T-shirts are available at registration.

There is no race day registration.

Wetsuit Legal if water temp is below 72 degrees


We reserve the right to postpone or cancel any event if weather or water conditions are deemed unsafe by Peluso Open Water Staff. Should we be unable to schedule a new race date, we will refund your entry fee less the processing fee collected by our registration site.


Click on the link below to register for an individual event or the full series.

Cold/Fast RVA Mile Glow Swim  Full Series 

Race Series Sponsors


  • Tri Swim
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tri Slide
  • Hammer
  • Foggle
  • 3Sports