Tag: International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame

Ted Erikson Memorial on May 1st

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame career of Ted Erikson is partly summarized here. The 93-year-old Erikson, who swam for decades in Lake Michigan and was photographed by David Travis in 2019 [shown above], passed away on December 1st 2021. His memorial will be held on May 1st at the Promontory Point Fieldhouse on Lake Shore Drive in

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Heroine, Mentor, Icon Elizabeth Fry Receives Irving Davids and Captain Roger W. Wheeler Memorial Award

From any angle, from every perspective, International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honor Swimmer Elizabeth Fry is a genuine heroine and leader in the open water. "She is a mentor, an icon, a record-setter, an administrator with a can-do mindset and no-nonsense demeanor. She leads by example - and a whole lotta hard work and dedication," describes Steven

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