Swim Narratives

Swim Narratives

English Channel

  • Marcia Cleveland – Dover Solo
  • Penny Palfrey 2006
  • Mallory Mead 2008 [+ dad's perspective]
  • Clara Bennett 2008
  • Lisa Cummins 2009-double [Pts. 12, 3?]
  • David Barra 2010
  • Chloe McCardel 2010-double [Pts. 12]
  • Jennifer Hurley 2010
  • Doug McConnell 2011 [Pts. 1, 2, 3]

Catalina Channel

  • Lynn Kubasek’s YouTube videos
  • Marcia Cleveland 2005
  • Peter Attia 2005 (LA Times article)
  • Chris Palfrey 2009
  • Todd Robinson 2009 (S.D. Union-Tribune article)
  • David Barra 2010 [Pts. 123]
  • Mallory Mead 2010
  • Barbara Held 2010
  • Karen Throsby 2011 [Pts. 1, 2video]
  • Evan Morrison 2011 [Pts. 1234]
  • Bob Needham 2011 [Pts. 1, 2, 3]
  • Doug McConnell [Pts. 1, 2, 3]

Manhattan Island Marathon Swim

  • Ned Denison 2007
  • Penny Palfrey 200720082009
  • Rob Deakin 2009
  • David Barra 2010
  • Chloe McCardel 2010 [Pts. 12]
  • Jeff Cleveland 2010
  • Janet Harris 2011 (relay) [Pts. 1, 2, 3]
  • Evan Morrison 2011 [Pts. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Strait of Gibraltar

Chicago Skyline Swim

  • Marcia Cleveland 2008

Tampa Bay Marathon Swim

  • Penny Palfrey 2008
  • Terry Laughlin 2010
  • David Barra 20102009 (relay)
  • Evan Morrison 2011 [Pts. 1, 2]
  • Doug McConnell 2011 [Pts. 1, 2]
  • Bob Needham 2011 [Pts. 1, 2]

North (Irish) Channel

  • Craig Lenning 2011

Santa Barbara Channel

  • Ned Denison 2006 (Santa Cruz)
  • Scott Zornig 2007 (inter-island)
  • Kevin Murphy 2007 (Santa Cruz)
  • Rendy Lynn Opdycke 2007 (Santa Cruz)
  • Penny Palfrey 2008 (inter-island)
  • Penny Palfrey 2008 (San Miguel)
  • Chris Palfrey 2008 (Santa Cruz)
  • Marc Lewis 2009 (Santa Rosa) + YouTube
  • Penny Palfrey 2009 (Santa Barbara)