Tag: Honour Pioneer Swimmer

Rose Pitonof, Boston’s Ocean Pearl

Deanne Draeger read a beautiful poem about Rose Pitonof's during Rose's induction at the 2013 International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame ceremonial dinner in Cork, Ireland. William Curran's poem read, "With fond and faithful rememberance of the 13th day of August 1911, when we saw a mightly little lady, Miss Rose Pitonof, breaking all previous records.

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