Elise Cerami was a 13-year-old competitive swimmer who drowned during warm-ups at a club practice on June 20, 2016. She was a passionate athlete, exceptional student, and a loving daughter, sister and friend. Today, the Swim4Elise Foundation honors her memory.


Our 2020 Swim4Elise college, camp & lifeguard scholarship applications are now open! We welcome a variety of applicants, including competitive high school & rec swimmers and swim coaches, so please take a few moments to review the requirements and apply.


The 4th Annual 2020 Run4Elise is now TWO events: a Virtual Memorial Run/Walk between 6/20 – 7/5 and our official 5K/1 mile fun run event on August 8, 2020 at Gateway Church in Southlake, TX. Please visit our Run4Elise page for more information, including registration and safety details.

Become a Swim4Elise Sponsor

Our generous sponsors help make events like Run4Elise possible. We have a range of opportunities open to businesses looking to assist the community and help the Swim4Elise Foundation achieve its mission.

2020 Official Media/Stage Sponsor

2020 Title Sponsor

2020 Premier Sponsors

2020 Gold Sponsors

Contact Us

2421 Ira E Woods Ave #100
Grapevine, TX 76051

Phone: 817-796-3245

Email: info@swim4elise.com

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Due to ongoing public safety issues, the 2020 Run4Elise has been rescheduled for May 1, 2021!Click for more info >>