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.

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Programs & Events


Fire Island Ocean Swim

The 2018 Fire Island Ocean Swim USMS National Championship 5K, 1Mile and 400 meter swim was another great success and will mark the last ocean swim hosted by OWS.  After 7 incredible years, and the contributions of so many amazing people, we all helped to raise over $50K for Hospice Care Network.  An incredible achievement by all!

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


Open Water Swim proudly presents the first Fire Island Jr. Lifeguard Program at Atlantique, Fire Island!! Ages 9-16 welcome. 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.