Tag: 24 Heures La Tuque

Magdy Mandour, Marathon Man

Magdy Mandour, Marathon Man Courtesy of Nasser Elshazly, Cairo, Egypt. Magdy Mandour was part of the latter part of the greatest generation of Egyptian open water swimmers who raced around the world between late 1950s and early 1980s. Mandour came upon the World Professional Marathon Swimming Federation scene between 1972 and 1982. 1972 Results: * 1st

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James Kegley’s Life And Wife

James Kegley's Life And Wife Courtesy of WOWSA, Lac La Tuque, Canada. James Kegley was always friendly and personable on the pro circuit. He could put everyone and anyone at ease including all of those who were in his escort boats and crews on his marathon swims around the world. He is currently a professional photographer in Washington D.C.,

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What Goes Around Comes Around

Veteran marathon swimmer Suzie Dods announced a 24-hour relay for Aquatic Park in San Francisco on February 8th-9th, 2014. The course will be entirely set up within Aquatic Park where the water temperature is expected to be around 10ºC (50ºF) in February. The four-person relay will have to deal with some fairly cool water temperatures in mid-winter. Dods

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