Norman Stark to Solo marathon Swim Lake Erie

jheynesjheynes Member
edited July 2014 in General Discussion
Norman Stark (17yr old) and his team, as of Thursday 7/17 @ 10am has decided to GO for his Lake Erie Swim, The weather, wind, and waves are prime for his swim!!, However water temps are unusually below average for this time of year. Course is from Long Point, Ontatrio Canada to Freeport Beach in North East Twp, Pa.-- 24 miles

IF he is unable to complete tomorrow swim due to low water temps, he most likely will try again at the end of week July 28-Aug 2 or later (his choosen backup week to swim)

HE can be followed LIVE with the SPOT GPS link below.

You can also follow along on LAKE ERIE MARATHON SWIMMING facebook page.

or his twitter and website

Plan is to depart Erieby boat, in the early morning on Friday between 4:30am-5:00am

They plan to have him in the water at Long Point Ontario between 7am-8am

Plan is to land at Freeport Beach in North East Twp. 11-13 hrs later.

LEOWSA (Lake Erie Open Water Swimming Assoc)
Official Monitor/Observation
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