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River Day SwimFest and SwimRun

August 13

Welcome to the 7th Annual River Day Races, presented by French Creek Racing!

For the 5th consecutive year, this event will be held at 1400 S. Trooper Rd., Norristown, PA.
Parking and directions: Use the GPS address – 1400 S. Trooper Rd., Norristown, PA 19403.  There is plenty of space available in this parking lot!  Absolutely no parking in front of the launch area.  From the lot, walk south (away from the Schuylkill River Trail) down the asphalt path toward the river.  After you cross the road, make a left and walk downstream (east) for about 200 yards until you’ll see our launch area on your right.

This event features our 5K, 1 mile, and 800m swim races, in addition to a SwimRun – 800m swim, 5K run, 800m swim.

River Day Schedule:
Thursday 8/11 at Midnight – Online registration closes.
Saturday 8/13 9AM – 5K Swim start
Saturday 8/13 11AM – 1 Mile Swim start
Saturday 8/13 11:40AM – SwimRunSwim start
Saturday 8/13 11:45AM – 800m Swim start
Sunday 8/14 – Rain date in the event of inclement weather, i.e. lightning storm or high runoff (see bottom for inclement weather policy)


Norristown, PA
Norristown, PA 19403 United States + Google Map