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2022 Results

Top 3 Male Finishers
Ollie Signorini; Sydney, Australia 53:30
Ryan Bullock; Redondo Beach, California 55:16
Wesley Roberts; Areora, Cook Islands 55:28
Top 3 Female Finishers
Kaimakana Flanagan; Honolulu, Hawaii 1:00:27
Catherine Breed; Mill Valley, California 1:00:31
Kathleen Hohwald; Los Angeles, California 1:00:36

Pacific Sport Events & Timing

2022 Race News

Hawaii Swimming Hall of Fame Set to Induct 2022 Class
Inside the Beautiful Mind of Alex Kostich

2022 Race Photos

Cyndia Michelle Photography Waikiki Roughwater Swim

Open Water Tips

Alex Kostich, 2006 Waikiki Roughwater Swim Winner has 10 tips for preparing to swim the Waikiki Roughwater Swim

Rebecca Soni, 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist Swimming tips


The world famous swim's story from the beginning.

See how you stack up against the most prolific Waikiki Roughwater swimmers in the list of finisher statistics.

The World Open Water Swimming Association has named the Waikiki Roughwater Swim one of the top 100 open water swimming races in the world.


52nd Annual Waikiki Roughwater Swim

Monday, September 4, 2023

Waikiki Roughwater Swim 2023

Monday, September 4, 2023 8:30 AM
Sans Souci Beach between the Natatorium and the Kaimana Beach Hotel
Waikiki, HI

2023 Top 3 Male Finishers
Ollie Signorini; Collaroy, New South Wales, Australia
Riley Clinton; Las Vegas, NV / Honolulu, HI
Chad La Tourette; Albany, CA

2023 Top 3 Female Finishers
Kathleen Hohwald; Los Angeles, CA
Catherine Breed; Mill Valley, CA
Suzanne Ryan; Miami, Queensland, Australia

Brief Description: 2.348 Mile Ocean Swim Race

Online: $80.00 before Midnight HST June 14, 2023
Online: $90.00 before Midnight HST August 16, 2023
Online: $100.00 before Midnight HST September 1, 2023
In Person: $110.00 on September 3, 2023
In Person: $125.00 on September 4, 2023

Awards: Top 3 Age Group Finishers, Elite Award, 5 Year Age Group Awards and Special Award
Competitor Information: Registered competitors will receive race notices and information via email. Please check your Spam folders for race communications.
Psych Sheet: 2023 Entry Psych Sheet

2023 Commemorative T-Shirt

The 2023 commemorative t-shirt design is shown below. Register early to guarantee your commemorative shirt.

Waikiki Roughwater Swimsuits

Commemorate your HARDCORE swim in Waikiki! The 2023 collection is shown on the left. Men's and Women's Custom Waikiki Roughwater Swim suits, hoodies, towels and other gear are available now through Hardcore Swim.