Membership

The Northwest Open Water Swimming Association is a membership-based organization. Membership dues and sanctioning fees cover 100% of the costs our our all-volunteer organization. Without our members and their commitment to the sport, their would be no NOWSA.

General membership information

NOWSA membership rates for the 2017 calendar year are:

 

1-year

$100

Lifetime

$200

 

Lifetime Members

Our Lifetime members are people that understand the value and benefit of marathon swim sanctioning organizations, and actively participate in the give-and-take the sport demands. These members include founders, observers, volunteers, and swimmers with experience ranging from Aspiring to Legendary.

NOWSA is lucky to list the following people as our Lifetime members:

Year

Name

Hometown

2015

Andrew Malinak
Melissa Nordquist
Scott Lautman
Wendy Van de Sompele

Seattle, WA
Tacoma, WA
Seatac, WA
Vashon Island, WA

2016

Marilyn Bell Di Lascio (Honorary)
Melissa Kegler
Randy Perkins
Steve Walker
Mike Humphreys
Erika Norris
Jerome Leslie

Toronto, ON
Redmond, WA
Bellevue, WA
San Francisco, CA
Kirkland, WA
Seattle, WA
Renton, WA

2017

Zena Courtney
Karl Kingery
Liz Rosen
Melissa Blaustein
David Liano
Lauren Boilini
Cindy Werhane

Tacoma, WA
Denver, CO
Seattle, WA
San Francisco, CA
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA
Portland, OR

2018

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