Yudovin Award for Most Adventurous Swim
The Yudovin Award, named for David Yudovin, recognizes the most adventurous, unusual, or interesting solo marathon swim of the year.
Circumnavigation of Isla Culebra, Puerto Rico. 31.3 km (19.45 miles) in 12 hours, 4 minutes. Independent swim under review by MSF.
Swim across Yellowstone Lake, Wyoming. 20 miles (32.2 km) in 10 hours, 19 minutes. Independent swim ratified by MSF.
Circumnavigation of James Island, South Carolina. 31.62 miles (50.9 km) in 13 hours, 21 minutes. Independent swim ratified by MSF.
Swim across Lago Maggiore, Italy/Switzerland. 37 miles (59.6 km) in 24 hours, 2 minutes. Independent swim ratified by MSF.