Photo Gallery: 2019 Festival

More than a dozen local sporting events were included in the 2019 Semana Nautica Summer Sports Festival, and we were there to capture many of the great moments. … [Read more...]

2019 Semana Nautica carries on Santa Barbara’s summer sports tradition

An official 2019 Semana Nautica festival poster SANTA BARBARA, CA —The 2019 edition of Santa Barbara's longest-running sporting festival is almost upon us, as numerous local events will unfold over … [Read more...]

Semana Nautica Six-Mile Swim

When & Where Sunday - 7/7/2019 • Race Begins at 9 a.m.; Check-In Begins at 7:30 a.m. • Goleta Beach start; Hendry's Beach finish • Registration Info & Release Form Contact Info Jane … [Read more...]

2019 Festival Schedule

The 2019 schedule makes up the 82nd edition of Santa Barbara's ultimate summer sports festival. This year's festival is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, June 26th and runs through Thursday, July … [Read more...]

CBVA Men’s & Women’s Santa Barbara Open

The California Beach Volleyball Association hosts a Men's & Women's Open tournament in Santa Barbara every summer connected to Semana Nautica.  This year's tournaments will be held at East … [Read more...]

2019 Ocean Swimmer of the Year Point Series

The Semana Nautica Festival will recognize an outstanding male and female ocean swimming athlete in 2019 with the Semana Nautica Ocean Swimmer of the Year Award. To qualify for this … [Read more...]

Mullen & Henzell One-Mile Ocean Swim

SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 9 A.M. — EAST BEACH, SANTA BARBARA, CA REGISTRATION Same-Day Registration Beginning at 8 a.m. You can fill out the required Registration/Waiver … [Read more...]

Mullen & Henzell Three-Mile Ocean Swim

WHERE & WHEN SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 9 A.M. — EAST BEACH, SANTA BARBARA, CA REGISTRATION Same-Day Registration Beginning at 8 a.m. You can fill out the … [Read more...]

Wenger, Glenn recognized as 2018 festival awardees

Ryan Wenger and Sylvia Glenn have been named as Semana Nautica's distinguished 2018 festival honorees for the Athlete of the Year and the Jeff Farrell Award. The Athlete of the Year is reserved for a … [Read more...]

Gaitan, Bish crowned as Semana Nautica Ocean Swimmers of the Year

The final results are in and Andrea Bish and Miles Gaitan have been crowned the Ocean Swimmers of the Year for the 2018 Semana Nautica Summer Sports Festival. The Ocean Swimmers of the Year will be … [Read more...]