Distance Matters, Especially In Tampa Bay Today

Distance Matters, Especially In Tampa Bay Today

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

The 14th annual 24-mile Tampa Bay Marathon Swim is underway today in western Florida. Race founder Ron Collins is providing frequent twitter updates throughout the day with comments and photos.

Click here to find out more as Evan Morrison is in the lead with Kevin Anderson and Don MacDonald following in second and third. The final results for the soloists and relays:

1. Evan Morrison – 8 hours 59 minutes
2. Tom Sherry – 9 hours 40 minutes
3. Kevin Anderson – 9 hours 56 minutes
4. Frank Kriegler – 10 hours 5 minutes
5. Barbara Held – 10 hours 21 minutes
6. Scott Richards – 10 hours 35 minutes
7. Douglas McConnell – 10 hours 44 minutes
8. Cynthia Walsh – 10 hours 50 minutes
9. Anthony McCarley – 11 hours 26 minutes
10. Bob Needham – 11 hours 26 minutes
11. Bridgette Hobart – 11 hours 51 minutes
12. Flavia Zappa – 15 hours 10 minutes
13. Jennifer McCormick – 12 hours 16 minutes
14. Michelle Nelson – 12 hours 19 minutes
15. Alan Morrison – 14 hours 23 minutes
Eric Arndt, Willy Blumentals, Kimberly Plewa, Don Macdonald – DNF

RELAYS
1. Dream Team – 8 hours 21 minutes (Casey Gemunder, Jessica Delgehausen, Drew Onken)
2. Angry Fish – 9 hours 43 minutes (Tom McEvoy, Chris Kirwin, Jordan Lewis, Mike Regan, Barb Good Toohey, Dan Snyder)
3. Holiday in Cambodia – 9 hours 4 minutes (Tim Kennedy, Chris Burke)
4. The No Names – 9 hours 54 minutes (Pat Marzulli, Mark Smitherman, Joe Lain)
5. Bart ‘n’ Arnie – 10 hours 58 minutes (Bart Cobb, Arnie Bellini)
6. Kentucky Girls Swim Barefoot – 10 hours 40 minutes (Nancy McElwain, Linda Fijol, Christina Norris, Ashli Collins, Sally DiLaura, Susan Ehringer)
7. Team Impromptu – 11 hours 51 minutes (Mo Siegel, Suzie Dods, Ric Nadel, Terri Pyle)
8. Fear No Distance – 10 hours 59 minutes (Lori Carena, Julie Sheldon)
9. 3 Y’s Guys Swim for Richard – 10 hours 35 minutes (Paul Kiell, William Raynes, Michael Raynes, Douglas Munch)

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