Tag: Fran Crippen Sunset Mile

Alex Meyer Honors Fran Crippen

"He was my friend and teammate," explained American Olympic marathon swimmer Alex Meyer at the Fran Crippen Sunset Mile last night during an impassioned speech to several hundred swimmers, coaches, parents, and administrators. "Fran touched so many people in so many different ways. The Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation is part of his legacy." Meyer held

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Noah Takes To The Open Water

From his high school senior year in southwest desert oasis of Phoenix, Arizona to 3 YMCA national titles in 2012 and his first year at the Naval Academy, it has been a whirlwind period for 18-year-old Noah Martin. And his first-year experiences will only continue. "Growing up in Pennsylvania and then Arizona, I never did any open water swimming," explains

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