Four Makes Three, John Walker’s Triple Crown

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

In addition to Fionnuala Walsh, Joelle Beard, Doug McConnell, and John Walker of the South End Rowing Club completed the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim this past weekend to achieve the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming.

Results of the June 28th MIMS:
1. Kristian Rutford (54) 8:42:53
2. Fionnuala Walsh (40) 8:56:53
3. Tommi Patila (43) 9:03:12
4. Miguel Campero (36) 9:13:08
5. John Walker (46) 9:16:20
6. Jorge Villanueva Crivilles (43) 9:17:07
7. Deirdre Ward (34) 9:21:10
8. Joelle Beard (26) 9:25:32
9. Mark Fabik (38) 9:27:22
10. Jordan Waxman (49) 9:27:53
11. Arnold Bellini (55) 9:29:22
12. James Clifford (62) 9:30:09
13. Patrick Corkery (40) 9:31:25
14. Abigail Fairman (37) 9:32:56
15. Salvatore Cimmino (50) 9:34:46
16. Douglas McConnell (56) 9:39:24
17. Anthony McCarley (54) 9:40:46
18. Catherine Delneo (38) 9:47:11
19. Bryce Croll (30) 9:49:53
20. David Livengood (51) 9:54:50
21. Charlotte Samuels (16) 9:55:05
22. Matthias Kassner (46) 10:04:11
23. Jackson Carroll (35) 10:16:59

Current Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming list:

1. Alison Streeter (UK)
2. Taranath Narayan Shenoy (India)
3. Rick Barthels (USA)
4. Bob West (USA)
5. Peter Urrea (USA)
6. Carol Sing (USA)
7. Antonio Argüelles (Mexico) (twice, in 1999 and 2009)
8. Nick Olmos-Lau (Mexico)
9. T. Scott Coleman (USA)
10. Rebecca Jackman-Beeler (USA)
11. Kevin Murphy (UK)
12. Kathleen Wilson (USA)
13. Forrest Nelson (USA)
14. Andrew Hewitt (USA)
15. David Blanke (USA)
16. Elizabeth Fry (USA)
17. Marcia Cleveland (USA)
18. Bill Hoehn (USA)
19. Sally Minty-Gravett (Jersey)
20. James Pittar (Australia)
21. Scott Richards (USA)
22. Andrew ‘Alan’ Voisard (USA)
23. Tina Neill (USA) (twice in 2008 and 2012)
24. Rendy Lynn Opdycke (USA)
25. Michelle Davidson (USA)
26. Michelle Macy (USA)
27. Tom Hecker (USA)
28. Erica Moffett (USA)
29. Nancy Steadman-Martin (USA)
30. Michael Miller (USA)
31. Nick Adams (UK)
32. Elaine Kornbau Howley (USA)
33. Stephen Autry (USA)
34. Jeffrey Cleveland (USA)
35. Sakura Hingley (UK)
36. Samantha Simon (USA)
37. Jim Barber (USA)
38. Craig Lenning (USA)
39. Mallory Mead (USA)
40. Dave Barra (USA)
41. Penny Palfrey (Australia)
42. Dan Richards (USA)
43. Tobey Saracino (USA)
44. Yesenia Cabrera (Guatemala)
45. Michael Renford (Australia)
46. Mo Siegel (USA)
47. Anthony Zamora (USA)
48. Brad McVetta (USA)
49. Jaime Caballero (Spain)
50. William “Davis” Lee (Bahamas)
51. James Fitzpatrick (USA)
52. Darren Miller (USA)
53. Miquel Suñer Comalat (Spain)
54. Eddie Irwin (Ireland)
55. Selina Moreno Pasagali (Spain)
56. Katie Benoit (USA/Germany)
57. Hendrik Meerman (USA)
58. Sarah Thomas (USA)
59. Dan Boyle (USA)
60. Barbara Held (USA)
61. Mariel Hawley (Mexico)
62. Dave Smith (USA)
63. Cindy Walsh (USA)
64. Jaimie Monahan (USA)
65. Ned Denison (Ireland)
66. Gabor Molnar (Hungary)
67. Roger Finch (South Africa)
68. Lance Ogren (USA)
69. Katy Dooley (USA)
70. Thomas W. Kofler (Italy)
71. Kent Nicholas (USA)
72. Barbara Pellick (Australia)
73. Nial Funchion (USA)
74. Karen Throsby (UK)
75. James Penrose (UK)
76. Jim Neitz (USA)
77. Steven Green (USA)
78. Ron Collins (USA)
79. Courtney Moates Paulk (USA)
80. Javier Gutierrez (Mexico)
81. Samuel Neri (Mexico)
82. Ceinwen Roberts (Australia)
83. Graeme Lowe (Jersey)
84. Gordon Gridley (USA)
85. Fionnuala Walsh (Ireland)
86. John Walker (USA)
87. Joelle Beard (USA)
88. Doug McConnell (USA)

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