Tag: Maratona del Golfo Capri-Napoli

Barbara Pozzobon Wins Capri-Napoli

Barbara Pozzobon Wins Capri-Napoli Courtesy of FINA, Capri-Napoli, Italy. Barbara Pozzobon and Alice Franco went 1-2 at the 36 km Maratona del Golfo Capri-Napoli. The tradition of swimming from the island of Capri and racing to Marina Grande Beach in Napoli on the mainland of Italy began in 1954. Once a mainstay on the International Long Distance Swimming

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When Three Became One

When Three Became One Courtesy of Pierre Otis, Magog, Québec, Canada. Annie Grandisson from Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada completed eight 32 km Traversée Internationale du lac St-Jean races and three 42 km Traversée Internationale du lac Memphrémagog races between 1987 and 1995. Grandisson competed in the era when three professional marathon swimming

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