2020 Festival Schedule

To ensure the safety of athletes and the greater public, the Santa Barbara Semana Nautica Association will not host its annual sports festival this summer in Santa Barbara due to the ongoing Covid-19 … [Read more...]

2020 Semana Nautica Ocean Swimming 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...]

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...]

Semana Nautica Results

Beginning June 28th, we'll be posting results from our events as soon as we get them.  2018 RESULTS: Six-Mile Swim: OVERALL || MEN || WOMEN Santa Barbara Tennis Open: Men's Singles/Women's … [Read more...]

Steffen, Schultz, Castlebergs receive Semana Nautica awards

The Semana Nautica Association is pleased to announce its 2019 festival awards recognizing outstanding performances at Santa Barbara's 82nd summer sports festival held in July.  Taylor Steffen … [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...]

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...]

2018 Festival Schedule

The 2018 schedule makes up the 81st edition of Santa Barbara's ultimate summer sports festival. This year's festival is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, June 27th and runs through Sunday, July … [Read more...]

Semana Nautica 15k

The Semana Nautica 15K returns to Elings Park in 2018. The Semana Nautica 15k, held annually on the 4th of July, is the oldest running race on the Central Coast. It will be the 64th running in … [Read more...]

2018 Ocean Swimming Point Series

The Semana Nautica Festival will recognize an outstanding male and female ocean swimming athlete in 2018 with the Semana Nautica Ocean Swimmer of the Year Award. To qualify for this distinguished … [Read more...]