Lake George Two-Way Crossing – World Open Water Swimming Association

The 36-year-old anthropologist, Caroline Block PhD became the first person to attempt and complete a double crossing of Lake George in New York, finishing in 52 hours 24 minutes.

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About

Lake George, the Queen of American Lakes, has been crossed by marathon swimmers since 1958, but Dr. Caroline Block became the first person to complete a 103.6 km two-way crossing finishing in 52 hours 24 minutes.

Why it was nominated

For completing another multi-day non-stop marathon swim and setting a world record in 52 hours 24 minutes to pioneer another swim.

Country

United States

Swimmer(s)

Caroline Block

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    Tom

    01/04/2021

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