Tag: Ted Keenan

The Admiral Of The Channel

When we look at old photos of Mercedes Gleitze attempting to swim across the North Channel between Scotland and Ireland, we half expect to see a young Brian Meharg MBE in her boat, so intertwined he is with swimming the North Channel. Meharg has been escorting channel swimmers across the North Channel for decades. As he is winding down his illustrious

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Ted Keenan, Doing Great With Much

Ted Keenan, Doing Great With Much Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ted Keenan peacefully passed away on September 24th after leaving behind one of the great legacies among marathon swimmers. An Honour Swimmer inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame, Keenan did a tough trio of swims among his many exploits: the English,

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