One With the Ocean // OWO

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We are athletes and adventure seekers—of all ages and races. We come together to face down fears and challenges. We find joy in the water. We take action to protect our vulnerable beaches, oceans, rivers and lakes. We exist to improvepeoples’ relationship with the ocean.

OWO prioritizes the following:

  • Conservation - Protecting our oceans, lakes, rivers, and streams
  • Community - The world's largest open water swimming community
  • Cooperation - We are guided by our collective success, not individual gain alone
  • Training - Oh yeah, we kick ass in the water. Join us for a workout!

One With The Ocean is a non-profit organization creating community surrounding open water workouts and caring for the environment. For more information, to find a swim near you or to donate, please visit Follow them on Instagram @owoswims

HARDCORESPORT is proud to donate a portion of each OWO item sale directly back to the organization. We invite you to join us as we support their mission whether you are an OWO member or not! To view the complete One With the Ocean x HARDCORESPORT Collection, click here.

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America - Swim For MS/Team MSAA

We are proud to partner with the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America once again! We have added to the already existing Swim for MS collection and are excited to launch a new collection for Team MSAA. We are thrilled to offer these two collections that support different fundraising opportunities, both centered around active and endurance events, which HARDCORESPORT can definitely stand behind. Get your swag on while supporting those you love and care for!

Swim for MS is a national fundraiser in which volunteers create their own swim challenge while recruiting online donations to support the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA). As a national nonprofit organization, MSAA is dedicated to improving lives today for the entire MS community through their free programs and services.

Team MSAA invites all individuals and groups to make a difference in the lives of those affected by multiple sclerosis by joining our team in various endurance events across the country. Your participation allows MSAA to provide free programs and direct services to individuals with MS, their families, and their care partners. Through sponsorships, and the fundraising efforts of our participants, we can make a difference with every mile!

20% of all Swim for MS and Team MSAA sales go directly to support the services provided by the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA).

To shop these two cause-worthy collections, please click here.

Nicholas Dworet Memorial Fund Inc. - Swim4Nick

We are privileged to team up with the Nicholas Dworet Memorial Fund Inc. to honor the life of a very talented, driven and special individual, by offering a swim and activewear collection in his name. This Swim4Nick collection offers a cool design that not only reflects Nick Dworet's determined spirit, including one of his unwavering quotes on every item, but will help his legacy live on.

The Nicholas Dworet Memorial Fund Inc. was established to honor the spirit of rising swim talent Nick Dworet, whose life was tragically taken during the 2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas shootings. Nick's work ethic, drive, and dedication have served as an inspiration to many. He is the embodiment of athletic excellence and we are humbled and privileged in our mission to help promote his legacy. For more information about Nick and his story please explore this link:

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Nicholas Dworet Memorial Fund Inc.

To shop the collection and support the foundation, please click here.

Waikiki Roughwater Swim

Since 2012, Hardcore has been a proud partner of the annual Waikiki Roughwater Swim. With a rich history in open water swimming and the true birthplace of Ironman, we feel deeply connected to this race, its directors and volunteers, its athletes and the organizations it supports. Each year, the WRS Board of Directors hosts a t-shirt design contest. The winning artwork is sent to us and we create a line of gear to commemorate each race. 

20% of all Waikiki Roughwater sales are donated to Swim With Mike and their Physically Challenged Athlete Fund. The mission of Swim With Mike is to provide financial resources for advanced education that pave the way for physically challenged athletes to overcome their tragedies and realize their full potential. 

"254 scholarships at 122 universities – turning tragedy into triumph and triumph into opportunity." -Mike Nyholt

For more information on Swim With Mike, please click here. 

Swim with Mike

Please help us celebrate 40 YEARS of Swim with Mike!! For the 40th anniversary, we wanted to capture the spirit and energy of this incredible organization. Swim with Mike's mission is "To provide financial resources for advanced education that pave the way for physically challenged athletes to overcome their tragedies and realize their full potential." Proceeds from each purchase are donated directly back to SWM. You may also choose to donate an additional $40 in honor of the 40th anniversary.

For more information on Swim with Mike, to get involved or to donate additionally, please click here.

To shop the Swim with Mike 40th Anniversary collection, click here.