Another Honor For Sarah Thomas

Another Honor For Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas, the most celebrated marathon and channel swimmer in modern times, was recently inducted into the Colorado Swimming Hall of Fame. Thomas says, “It’s always such an honor to be included with a diverse group of water-loving humans – generally, my favorite type of people.”

Courtesy of Sarah Thomas Facebook page – learn more here

The Colorado Swimming Hall of Fame is posted here. The Colorado Swimming Hall of Fame was created to promote the lifetime sport of swimming by recognizing those individuals that have participated as a coach, volunteer, competitor, or official in an exemplary and outstanding way. It will represent those individuals that have left a mark in Colorado promoting all aquatic sports including swimming, synchronized swimming, water polo, para swimming, and diving.

The Founding Directors are President Stan Benson, Vice President Mark Johnston, Secretary Richard Hess, and Treasurer Russ Marsh. The current directors are President Stan Benson, Vice President Frank Orten, Secretary Richard Hess, and Treasurer Russ Marsh. Inductees include the following individuals:

Class of 2012

  • Richard Abrahams
  • George Di Carlo

Class of 2013

  • Bernie Wrightson
  • Wendy Lucero-Schayes
  • Janet Culp-Redwine

Class of 2014

  • Tim Garton
  • Amy Van Dyken
  •  1972 Eaton High School Swim Team

Lifetime Acheivement Awards

  • Hasty Awards – Steven Hasty

Class of 2015

Class of 2016

Class of 2017

  • Maurice “Stringy” Ervin
  • Colorado Time Systems
  • John Ebuna
  • Dave Denniston

Class of 2018

  • Jim Hartman
  • Harry Ukelele
  • Lou Parker

Class of 2019

Class of 2019

  • Brickelle Bro

Class of 2020

  • Missy Franklin
  • John Mattos
  • Clark Smith

Class of 2022

  • Sophia Herzog
  • Sarah Thomas
  • John Tobin
  • Jay Lerew

For more information, visit www.COSHOF.com.

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