The Man Who Would Be King

The Man Who Would Be King

I don’t like swimming with women,” said Canadian marathon swimmer Aimeson King. “I am so big and if I hit them accidentally, I could hurt them.

I want to avoid that kind of collision, but I have a large arm span. In a large pack, they swim under my arms.”

Oh I love swimming behind Aimison and just drafting off of him,” said American Lexie Kelly. “Especially at the start of the FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix events when the men and women start together.

I look for Aimeson especially in the big packs during the first two hours

Aimison King is shown in the swimmers’ parade after the 2013 Traversée internationale du lac St-Jean.

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