Traversée Du Lac Mégantic Is Added To The World Cup

Traversée Du Lac Mégantic Is Added To The World Cup

The newest race on the 2011 FINA 10KM Marathon Swimming World Cup is the Traversée du lac Mégantic in Quebéc, Canada – another long line of well-organized athlete-centric marathon swims that the French Canadian population has been putting on for over five decades. The August 14th 10K race is preceded by a special 1K sprint race on August 13th.

The results from the 2010 10K race are below:

1. Heidi George (USA), 2:14.55
2. Joanie Guillemette-Simard (CAN), 2:18.03
3. Noelia Petti (ARG), 2:25.09
4. Rita Vanessa Garcia (ARG), 2:35.31
5. Katherine Renaud-Miron (CAN), 2:37.20
6. Kathryn Gagnon (CAN), 3:21.34

1. Simon Tobin (CAN), 2:09.49
2. Xavier Desharnais (CAN), 2:11.58
3. Barton Wells (USA), 2:11.59
4. Hassen Ghali (EGY), 2:19.32
5. Ahmed Hisham Fathi (EGY), 2:20.35
6. Paul Blais-Morisset (CAN), 2:25.08
7. Maxime Simoneau (CAN), 2:49.08
8. Christopher Bojanowsky (CAN), 3:19.11
9. Éric Paquet (CAN), 3:21.23

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