Attention swimmers: do you think you have what it takes to conquer this monumental challenge? According to, Peaks To Portland Swim to Benefit Kids is an annual swimming competition fundraiser that has been happening every summer since before World War II! The distance from Peak's Island to Portland's East End Beach is 2.4 miles, so you need be a good swimmer, and you better not mind really cold water! All proceeds benefit children in the YMCA of Southern Maine's youth development programs. Do you think you have what it takes? Click here for more information and to register!

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