Ryan Nelson - Lake Tahoe

21.3 miles

10 hours, 28 minutes on August 18-19, 2016

Observed and documented by Amy Gubser


  • Name: Ryan Nelson
  • Age on swim date: 35
  • Nationality: United States
  • Resides: Pacifica, California

Swim Parameters

Route Definition

Crossing of Lake Tahoe (south to north), from Camp Richardson Beach to Hyatt Beach in Incline Village.

Support Personnel

  • Escort Boat: Ghost Rider, Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Pilot: Tom Linthicum
  • Observer: Amy Gubser
  • Crew: Simon Dominguez, Ashleigh Nelson


MSF Standard, no deviations or exceptions.

Swim Data

  • Start time: Thursday, August 18, 2016. 20:50:40 Pacific Daylight.
  • Finish time: Friday, August 19, 2016. 07:19:39.
  • Elapsed time: 10 hours, 28 minutes, 59 seconds.

Conditions Summary

  • Lake temperature: 65F to 69F
  • Air temperature: 48F to 64F
  • Wind: calm to 5mph

GPS Track

Hourly trackpoint interval.

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Observer Log

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