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    Catalina Channel Swimming Federation cancels 2020 season

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    The Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, which has sanctioned upward of 80 solo and relay Catalina Channel swims in recent years, has canceled...

    Galilee Marathon Swimming Association launches

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    Israeli marathon swimmers Guy Cohen and Eyal Schachner announced the formation of the Galilee Marathon Swimming Association, to support and record marathon...

    New Documented Swim: Michael Johmann, Meredith Schmitt, & Michael Jotautas –...

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    A 12.5 km triple-tandem swim in the Ohio River near Louisville, by Michael Johmann, Meredith Schmitt, and Mike Jotautas, is now published...

    New Documented Swim: Krzysztof Gajewski – Masurian Lake District

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    Krzysztof Gajewski's 77.5km swim through the interconnected lakes and canals of Poland's Masurian Lake District has been published and ratified as a...

    Jorge Crivilles Villanueva completes Oceans Seven

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    Jorge Crivilles Villanueva of Alicante, Spain completed a Cook Strait swim (North Island to South Island) today in 9:12 (unofficial time), to...

    New Documented Swim: Ned Hastings – Priest Lake, Idaho

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    Ned Hastings' (a.k.a. "Baltic of Kaniksu") unprecedented 38km swim of the full length of Upper and Lower Priest Lake in Idaho is...

    “Swim the Channel” documentary now available

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    Swim the Channel is a one-hour documentary featured last July on BBC Four, which follows three English Channel aspirants in the 2014...

    Rules of the Wrigley Ocean Marathon (1927)

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    Official rules of the Wrigley Ocean Marathon across the Catalina Channel in January 1927: Any of the following...

    Finish of Sarah Thomas double Memphremagog swim

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    Years before Sarah Thomas stunned the world with a 104-mile Lake Champlain swim and a 4-way English Channel, in 2013 she was...

    Early marathon swims: St. Louis “Water Marathon” (1906)

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    One of the earliest marathon swim races in the U.S. was a 10-mile contest in the Mississippi River near St. Louis, Missouri...