Roger Allsopp, Nominee For The World Open Water Swimming Man Of The Year

At the age of 65, Dr. Roger Allsopp became the fourth oldest person to successfully swim across the English Channel. But he did not rest on those laurels. This August, at the age of 70, he became the oldest person to swim across the English Channel in 17 hours 51 minutes. Dr. Allsopp, a retired surgeon, inspired many to lead more healthful lives with his age-defying marathon swim. For his achievement and positive outlook, Dr. Allsopp is a nominee for the 2011 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year.



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