Marathon Swimming Heroes In Memoriam

Marathon Swimming Heroes In Memoriam

Courtesy of Ned Denison, International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame.

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame will recognize the members of its Class of 2020 in a live virtual Induction & Awards Ceremony on May 1st – 2nd via Zoom.

In addition to inducting and recognizing Cameron Bellamy (South Africa), Damián Blaum (Argentina), Marcia Cleveland (USA), Captain Nabil Elshazly (Egypt), Bryan Finlay, PhD (Canada), Spiros Gianniotis (Greece), Massimo Giuliani (Italy), IJsselmeer Zwemmarathon (Netherlands), Esther Nuñez Morera (Spain), Walter Poenisch (USA), Éva Risztov (Hungary), Doug Woodring (Hong Kong), S.A. “Sid” Cassidy (USA) Irving Davids/Captain Roger W. Wheeler Memorial Award, Petar Stoychev (Bulgaria) Poseidon Award, and Beth Yudovin (USA) Dale Petranech Award, the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame will also recognize those members who passed away during 2020:

In Memoriam
Ersin Aydin (Turkey) Class of 1979
Cor de Bruin (Netherlands) Class of 2020
Dennis Miller (Fiji) Class of 2014
George Park (Canada) Class of 1978
Dale Petranech (USA) Class of 1995
Tom Watch (Great Britain) Class of 1986
Barry Watson (Great Britain) Class of 1973

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