Best of Austin More 2010 Critics Outdoors & Recreation Best Trainer of Rising Pugilists: Ann Wolfe Best Nonfat M&M: Michael Gregory & Michael Winchester Best Place To Cleanse Your Crown Chakra Under a Waterfall: McKinney Falls State Park Best Day Trip: Blanco, Texas Best Place To See Stars: Telescopes at UT's Painter and Robert Lee Moore Halls Best Place To See Where Your Food Comes From: Green Gate Farms' Farm Camp Best Intro to Your Putter: Buck Mayers Golf Academy Best Downtown Place To Feel the Spirit: The Labyrinth Walk Best New Sports Franchise / Sports Arena: Texas Stars/Cedar Park Center Best Social Ride: Thursday Night Social Ride Best Jump in the River: The Expedition School's Stand-Up Paddle Lessons Best 2010 Aztex Comeback Player: Jamie Watson Best 2010 Aztex Newcomer: Maxwell Griffin

2010 › Critics › Outdoors & Recreation

Best Splash & Dash: Deep Eddy Mile

Austin lap-swimmers already know the joys of a workout in the cool waters of Deep Eddy Pool. But have you tested your fitness against your aquatic brethren? Every August, this multiheat race – now 9 years old and organized by former Olympic gold medalist Sandy Neilson-Bell and top U.S. Masters swimmer Keith Bell – lets everyone from novices to former champions battle one another and the clock over a full mile. It's challenging, rewarding, and benefits Friends of Deep Eddy Pool.

Deep Eddy Pool
401 Deep Eddy Ave., 512/472-8546
www.deepeddy.org

American Swimming Association
3101 Mistyglen Circle, 512/327-2260
www.americanswimmingassociation.com

More awards for Deep Eddy Pool

  2013 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2012 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2011 › Critics › Architecture & Lodging ›

  2011 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2010 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2009 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2008 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2007 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2006 › Critics › Kids ›

  2006 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2005 › Readers › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  2002 › Critics › Kids ›

  1999 › Critics › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  1998 › Critics › Kids ›

  1995 › Critics › Outdoors & Recreation ›

  1993 › Critics › Politics & Personalities ›

  1992 › Critics › Outdoors & Recreation ›

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