Swim results

Swim results listed below are for NOWSA Sanctioned Swims and Historic swims. Swims designated as Historic occurred before the founding of NOWSA, and are believed to have taken place in accordance of the Spirit and Traditions of marathon swimming for unassisted swims.

Results for:

Strait of Juan de Fuca Bainbridge Island Circumnavigation The Bert Thomas Swim Lake Washington  | The Amy Hiland Swim Mercer Island Marathon Swim Maury Island Circumnavigation

Strait of Juan de Fuca

Between Vancouver Island, BC (N) and Washington, USA (S). Includes all swims, regardless of course. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer
8 Jul 1955 Bert Thomas M Tacoma, WA WA-BC 11:22 historic, first
17 Aug 1956 Cliff Lumsdon M Toronto, ON BC-WA 11:35 historic
18 Aug 1956 Amy Hiland F Long Beach, CA WA-BC 10:51 historic, first female
18 Aug 1956 Ben Laughren M Victoria, BC WA-BC 10:17 historic
23 Aug 1956 Marilyn Bell F Toronto, ON WA-BC 10:38 historic
10 Aug 1989 Vicki Keith F Kingston, ON WA-BC 14:01 historic, butterfly
6 Sep 2015 Andrew Malinak M Seattle, WA BC-WA 6:59 S. Lautman
16 Sep 2017 Melissa Blaustein F San Francisco, WA WA-BC 7:45 M. Nordquist

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Bainbridge Island Circumnavigation

Circumnavigation of Bainbridge Island, WA. Includes all swims, regardless of start/end. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer
8 Aug 2015 Andrew Malinak M Seattle, WA Clockwise 12:23 S. Lautman, first

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The Bert Thomas Swim

Between Lincoln Park, West Seattle (N) and Old Town Dock, Tacoma, WA (S). Includes all swims, regardless of course. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer
15 May 1956 Bert Thomas M Tacoma, WA N to S 15:23 historic, first
6 Jun 2015 Andrew Malinak M Seattle, WA S to N 8:49 D. Robinson

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Lake Washington

Between Kenmore (N) and Renton, WA (S). Includes all swims, regardless of course. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer
none

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The Amy Hiland Swim

Between Bremerton (W) and Alki Beach, West Seattle, WA (E). Includes all swims, regardless of course. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer (notes)
2 Aug 1959 Amy Hiland F Long Beach, CA W to E 5:59 historic, first
4 Sep 2016 Erika Norris F Seattle, WA W to E 4:09:20 S. Lautman
1 Jul 2017 Melissa Blaustein F San Francisco, CA W to E 5:22:18 J. Leslie
26 Aug 2017 Lauren Boilini F Seattle, WA W to E 6:11:47 S. Lautman (tandem)
26 Aug 2017 Jerome Leslie M Seattle, WA W to E 6:11:47 S. Lautman (tandem)

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Mercer Island Marathon Swim

Circumnavigation of Mercer Island Island, WA. Includes all swims, regardless of start/end. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer (notes)
14 May 2016 Melissa Kegler F Redmond, WA Clockwise 8:01:00 A. Malinak
8 Jul 2016 (male record) Mike Humphreys M Kirkland, WA Clockwise 7:48:26 A. Malinak
12 Aug 2016 Hana Gosney F Portland, OR Clockwise 7:39:42 A. Malinak
2 Jun 2017 (course record) Sarah Thomas F Conifer, CO Clockwise 5:58:00 E. Norris
2 Jun 2017 Elaine Howley F Boston, MA Clockwise 7:36:00 L. Boilini
2 Jun 2017 David Connors M San Francisco, CA Clockwise 8:12:54 M. Kegler
2 Jun 2017 Mark Miller M La Crescenta, CA Clockwise 8:23:00 M. Humphreys
2 Jun 2017 Jaimie Monahan F New York, NY Clockwise 8:39:39 D. Schirmer
2 Jun 2017 Ranie Pearce F Orinda, CA Clockwise 10:03:00 W. Van De Sompele
2 Jun 2017 Sarah Thomas (second loop) F Conifer, CO Clockwise 6:24:20 E. Norris (total 12:22:20)

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Maury Island Circumnavigation

Circumnavigation of Maury Island, Vashon WA. All swims begin/end at Portage, WA. Direction of swim is as indicated.

Date Swimmer M/F From Direction Time Observer
6 Aug 2016 Wendy Van De Sompele F Vashon Island, WA Clockwise 7:23:20 S. Lautman, first

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