Tag: Alan Morrison

AM Finishes BB-CI-BB In The PM

Photos courtesy of Patricia Sener, Executive Director of CIBBOWS. The BB-CI-BB (Brooklyn Bridge-Coney Island-Brooklyn Bridge) Swim is a two-way 24-mile (38.6 km) crossing of the Brooklyn Marathon Swim. The Brooklyn Marathon Swim is a 12-mile (19.3 km) marathon swim between Brooklyn Bridge and Coney Island in New York. It is a historical course whose roots

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No Rest Doing Breast To Coney Island

Alan Jay Morrison completed a 7.5-mile marathon swim doing breaststroke from Sandy Hook in New Jersey to Coney Island Beach in Brooklyn, New York. Lynn Sherr reports, "Alan was aiming to replicate the record set in 1879 by Captain Matthew Webb's crossing from Sandy Hook to Manhattan Beach. Alas, the tides turned and the currents kept Alan from that, but

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