Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, Hall Of Fame Organization

Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, Hall Of Fame Organization

The Catalina Channel Swimming Federation was inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame as an Honoree Club & Organisation.

Its track record is well-deserving of this honor.

Its philosophy with its well-defined certification and safety standards as the governing body over marathon swims in Southern California’s Catalina Channel has served its community well over its history.

The Catalina Channel Swimming Federation’s mission is to promote interest in Catalina Channel Swimming, furnish information to and advise those intending to make the swim,promote the safety and welfare of the swimmer, observe and authenticate persons who swim the Catalina Channel and gather and preserve historical Catalina Channel Swimming data.

Since the first crossing in 1927, there have been 199 successful solo swimmers and 70 successful relays.

For more information, visit the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame.

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