Swimmers Loop Manhattan Island In Annual Marathon
Posted online: Sunday, 24 June 2001
Igor de Souza, 37, won the male division, taking 8 hours, 1 minute and 49 seconds to make the 28.5-mile swim around Manhattan Island.
In the women's division the winner was 25-year-old Morgan Filler of Seattle. Her time was 8 hours, 4 minutes and 46 seconds.
In all, 78 swimmers from 7 countries and 11 U.S. states, competed in the event.
- NY1 News