Tag: Bill Shipp

Kingdom’s Swimmers Of The Year

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Phil White and the Northeast Kingdom Open Water Swimming Association had a slew of stars to select from for their 2014 NEKOWSA Swimmer of the Year. * Paula Yankauskas * Bethany Bosch * Bill Shipp * Charlotte Brynn * Gracie van der Byl * Victor Yannessa * Janet Harris * Vera Rivard * Andrew Hyde White

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Shipp To Shore…Twice

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. On May 31st, Bill Shipp completed what may be the first documented solo double crossing of the Chesapeake Bay as part of his training for an upcoming solo attempt of the English Channel in September. Shipp, who has done a number of marathon swims along the East Coast, left Sandy Point Beach at 8:30 am

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On Golden Pond

On Golden Pond Courtesy of WOWSA. In Search of Memphré is a 25-mile cross-border swim along the length of Lake Memphremagog starting from Newport, Vermont (USA) and ending in Magog, Quebec (Canada). The first group started at 12:12 am and the second wave left at 1:12 am. The group included Liz Fry (53), David Dammerman (43), Bill Shipp (52), David Barra

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