Tag: Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas On The Go

Dave Thomas served as the Open Water Coordinator for USA Swimming in the 1990s and continued on for many more years in various capacities for USA Swimming. "If there was something to be done, Dave got it done quietly and quickly," recalls Steven Munatones. "Over his career, he has traveled over 2,000,000 air miles supporting, educating, mentoring, and

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Dave Thomas Is Charged Up On Open Water

Dave Thomas, Open Water Coordinator for USA Swimming in the 1990s, recollects a great story of the USA Swimming National 25 km Open Water Swimming Championships. "Our event host pulled out before the championships, so I organized a race in a fishing lake just outside the Quad Cities in Illinois. We swam around the perimeter of the lake five times, 5

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