The Bay Area’s Premier On-the-Water Event
Celebrating a Clean and Healthy San Francisco Bay
Swim | SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) | Kayak | Boat
Join Baykeeper on Sunday, May 22, for a fun and active day celebrating San Francisco Bay, and support Baykeeper’s work to make the Bay safe and healthy for recreation.
You’ll make it to the big screen when the parade’s finale is broadcast on the Jumbotron at the start of the San Francisco Giants baseball game. The biggest fundraiser and fastest swimmers will have their names engraved on the solid-gold Golden Rivet Award and will be recognized at the SF Giants’ May 22 home plate ceremony.
SWIM: 6.5 miles from the Golden Gate to McCovey Cove on a flood tide. Timed solo swim, timed four-person relay, or open relay. Compete for the Golden Rivet, awarded to the fastest swimmers and biggest fundraiser! $100 registration fee, plus $200 fundraising minimum.
STAND UP PADDLEBOARD: Easy paddle from Pier 40 to McCovey Cove and back, 1/2 mile each way. $75 registration fee, plus $75 fundraising minimum. Includes board rental.
KAYAK: Easy paddle from Pier 40 to McCovey Cove and back, 1/2 mile each way. $75 registration fee, plus $75 fundraising minimum. Includes kayak rental.
Registration for the Bay Parade closes May 15th.
Secure your spot on the water today!
BOAT: Volunteers are needed to escort swim teams. No registration or fundraising requirement.