Tag: Lake Geneva Swimming Association

Frequent Flyers Finish Freestyle

Courtesy of Ben Barham, Lake Geneva Swimming Association, Switzerland. Frequent Flyers, a 6-person relay, completed a 69 km butterfly attempt across Lake Geneva from Chateau de Chillon to Geneva in Switzerland. The sextet of Mark Johansen, Kevin Blick, Sam Mould, Robert Fisher, Rob Ouldcott, and Boris Mavra finished in 33 hours 34 minutes on July 14th.

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Jaimie Monahan Award Announced

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ben Barham announced the the Jaimie Monahan Award. "It is an award given by the Lake Geneva Swimming Association for its most exceptional swim of the year." The 36-year-old American swam the length of Lake Geneva between August 26th-27th in 32 hours 52 minutes. Monahan's swim was not only the 53rd longest

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The Ultimate Trophy Swim In Lake Geneva

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. #LGSA is a 69 km (42.8 miles) crossing of Lake Geneva in 16-24°C, called the Ultimate Trophy Swim by Ben Barham, founder of the Lake Geneva Swimming Association. "The LGSA is the only organisation set up to facilitate, officiate and regulate all attempts at the world's premier ultramarathon fresh water swim

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