Tag: Lake George Marathon Swim

Devon Clifford Swims The Year Of Her Life

Courtesy of Devon Clifford, Lake George Marathon Swim, New York. I came across a quote recently that resonated with me deeper than I could articulate. I simply read it. I felt it. George A. Sheehan was a physician and a runner. He said, “To keep from decaying, to be a winner, the athlete must accept pain – not only accept it, but look for it, live with

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Dori Miller Swimming Around The World

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Dori Miller, originally from Connecticut on America's East Coast, has been living in Sydney, Australia for the past 5 years. The 44-year-old former competitive swimmer for the University of Maryland did first marathon swim in Boston and eventually found her [two-]way in the English Channel. After completing

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The 1927 Lake George Marathon Swim

Lake George in New York was site of a famous professional marathon swim in 1927 and will be the location of the 2014 U.S. Masters Swimming 10 km Open Water Swimming Championship next August hosted by Green Leaf Racing It has been reported that over 100,000 spectators watched winner Edward Keating and 140 other competitors in the 1927 professional race. on

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