LOST Swimming

Welcome to LOST Swimming

The Lake Ontario Swim Team or L.O.S.T. Swimming is a grassroots open water swim group that swims in Lake Ontario. We've grown to become one of the largest open water groups in the world, meeting every Saturday in the summer for a dip in Lake Ontario. Come out and join us for a swim!

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Saturdays @ 8AM

Rain or shine, cold or hot!

Lakeside Park Beach

1 Navy St Oakville, ON

June - Late September

Temperature Dependent


Get open water experience in a safe environment


A fun & exciting way to meet other crazy people!

Coffee After

Join us for a coffee after the swim at Bean There Cafe

Where We Swim

The LOST Board of Directors

In case you were wondering what makes LOST tick... it is these people! ...and all the swimmers and volunteers in the LOST family!

Rob Kent

President and Founder [email protected]

Darren Osborne

The guy never stops... he'll do anything!

Mauro Campanelli

The Ultra-Volunteer! Indispensible.

Alan Swankie

A real LOSTie... hell, his whole family are big LOST supporters!

Brett Titus

King of a guy and the fastest LOST runner! (yes... in a group of swimmers).

Bud Seawright

A real die-hard LOSTie!

Lynn Rodgers

A great swimmer... and true LOSTie!

Bert Jackson

Our LOST artist... tattoos, sculptures, plaques, paintings... and he's a great swimmer too!

Stuart Lochray

Fastest Scottish LOST swimmer! Big thumbs up for this guy!

Dylan Kent

Rob's partner with ISL, GSS and LOST!

Mark Bintley

Helluva guy... oh ya, and he was the brains and brawn behind building the LOST Shack!

Luis Escobar

The LOST Olympian! Beijing 2008, 10k open water!

John Stibrany

Our most generous LOSTie! A real champ!

Joanne Kent

The "Puppet Master" behind Rob!

Loren King

The LOST "Professor"... and marathon swimmer!

Alex McMillin

One of the original LOSTies... and the funnest guy out there!

Marius Butuc

The happiest LOSTie you'll ever meet! And he and Mark are the guys you can thank for setting up every Saturday!

Steve Hulford

LOST Mile winner, invented the LOST temperature buoy, swim race director... and a great guy!

Proud Founders of the Global Swim Series