Tag: Rob Madell

Rob Madell Swimming To Kingdom Come

Rob Madell finished his 10-mile swim at the Kingdom Swim in 5 hours 53 minutes. The 71-year-old has been swimming since he was on his high school and college swim teams where he first competed at 50 yards and 100 yards. After my freshman year in college, I switched to long distance which in those days that meant 220 yards and 440 yards in a pool. Many

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Rob Madell Proves It Is Never Too Late

Rob Madell from New York City's Metro Masters Swim Club, is coming into his own. The 71-year-old is entered in the WOWSA World 10-mile Championships this Saturday at the Kingdom Swim in Vermont. A 2-time U.S. Masters Swimming All-American in the 65-69 and 70-74 year old age groups, he has his first shot at winning a world championship event...at his 8th

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