CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - 2018 Solo Swim of the Year
Please submit your nominations for Solo Swim of the Year, by commenting on this thread. (Please also read the general nomination guidelines before nominating.)
Criteria: the most outstanding solo marathon swim of 2018. Must be documented, unassisted, and nonstop. Please include as many details as possible, e.g., date, distance, elapsed time, sanction org or link to documentation, etc.
Previous winners & finalists:
- 2012 (female): Tina Neill (Annaleise Carr, Chloe McCardel)
- 2012 (male): Trent Grimsey (Craig Lenning, Bill Shipp)
- 2013 (female): Wendy Trehiou (Sarah Thomas, Michelle Macy)
- 2013 (male): Sylvain Estadieu (Fergal Somerville, Ned Denison)
- 2014 (female): Chloe McCardel (Charlotte Samuels, Susan Simmons)
- 2014 (male): Craig Lenning (Bob Fernald, Otto Thaning)
- 2015 (female): Chloe McCardel (Jaimie Monahan, Marcy MacDonald, Tita Llorens)
- 2015 (male): Jason Betley (Andrew Malinak, David Barra, Bill Shipp)
- 2016 (female): Sarah Thomas (Pat Gallant-Charette, Sal Minty-Gravett, Carol Hayden)
- 2016 (male): Howard James (Christian Jongeneel, Mike Tyson)
- 2017: Sarah Thomas (Caroline Block, Catherine Breed, Daniel Abel)
The MSF Global Marathon Swimming Awards, now in their seventh year, are the only peer-nominated, peer-voted awards for the sport of marathon swimming.