Thomas Lurz, Nominee For The World Open Water Swimming Man Of The Year

Thomas Lurz is one extremely well-known and well-respected constant in the elite world of open water swimming.

Year in and year out. Thomas not only won his 7th world championship title in the 5K, but he also won the 2011 FINA 10KM Marathon Swimming World Cup series, the European 10K Championships, and only narrowly lost the world championship 10K title in Shanghai.

Always a gentlemen in victory and defeat, Thomas is one of the sport’s greatest ambassadors, a gold medal favorite for the Olympic 10km Marathon Swim and nominated for the 2011 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year.



Learn more and vote HERE for the 2011 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year, the 2011 World Open Water Swimming Performance of the Year, and the 2011 World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year.

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