20 Years Experience!

Open Water Swim (OWS) is committed to teaching beginners to learn how to swim as well as professional athletes with the same basic theories that will enable each individual to swim faster and easier by using proven techniques established by Coach Bryan and his professional coaching staff with over 20 years coaching experience. OWS consists of several training tactics that will assist anyone competing in open water swims, those looking to compete in the pool races and those who just want to learn how to swim and feel more comfortable in the water. After a few classes you will start to feel more confident, stronger, and most importantly relaxed when faced with the challenge of swimming in an open water competition. For those that are already expert swimmers or those just starting out, OWS will give you the tools, skills and mindset that will carry over into your race day.

Improve your open water swim technique.

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Programs & Events


Fire Island Ocean Swim

We are excited to announce that the 2018 Fire Island Ocean Swim is hosting the USMS National Championship 5K Open Water Swim. Mark your calendars: July 7th. Registration will open in February.

Open Water Swim Programs

OWS Open Water Swim training is the most unique program on Long Island offering training for all ages from beginners to experts. READ MORE


At Begin2Swim, we have the right plan for your child which will teach your child how to swim using the basic techniques that are proven to work!! READ MORE

What Makes Open Water Swim training unique?

Bryan Krut, owner and coach of OWS is a renowned All American National Champion and has successfully trained hundreds of people to overcome fears and excel in the open water environment.