Honourees By Classifications

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame honors Swimmers, Coaches, Administrators, Organisations and Pilots.

HONOUR SWIMMERS (190)

  1. Nick Adams Great Britain 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                  
  2. Aleksey Akatyev (also Alexei Akatiev),  Russia, 2009
  3. Antonio Abertondo, Argentina, 1964 
  4. David Alleva, USA, 1992
  5. Jacques Amyot, Canada, 1995
  6. Greta Andersen, USA, 1964
  7. Paul Asmuth, USA, 1982
  8. Ersin Aydin, Turkey, 1979
  9. Lello Barbuto, Italy, 1992
  10. Marilyn Bell, Canada, 1967
  11. Tina Bischoff, USA, 1983
  12. Tom Blower, Great Britain, 1964
  13. Dr. Julie Bradshaw, MBE, Great Britain, 2006
  14. Dr. Harry H. Briggs, USA, 1997
  15. Sandra Bucha, USA, 2014
  16. Tom Burgess, Great Britain, 1983 
  17. Peggy Buchse, Germany, 2003
  18. Lord Byron, Great Britain, 1982
  19. Maria Luisa Cabañeros Sanchez de Leon, Spain, 2009
  20. Nora Toledano Cadena, Mexico, 2006
  21. Alfredo Camarero, Argentina, 1978
  22. Pedro A Candiotti, Argentina, 1965
  23. Sid Cassidy, USA, 2005
  24. Daniel Eulogio Carpio Massioti “Carpayo”, Peru, 2005
  25. Cavill Family, Australia, 1967
  26. Elizabeth Fry, USA, 2014
  27. Florence Chadwick, USA, 1966
  28. Anne Chagnaud, France, 1998
  29. Marian Cassidy Keen USA, 1997
  30. Anne Cleveland, USA, 2010
  31. Jose Cortinas, Cuba, 1967
  32. Christine Cossette, Canada, 1982
  33. Robert Cossette, Canada, 2004
  34. James “Doc” Counsilman, USA, 1981
  35. Abilio Couto, Brazil, 2001
  36. Lynne Cox, USA, 1982
  37. Francis Crippen, USA, 2010
  38. Melissa Cunningham, Australia 2013                                                                                                                                                                                     
  39. Brojen Das, Pakistan, 1965
  40. Silvia Beatríz Dalotto, Argentina, 2005
  41. Barrie Davenport, New Zealand, 1968
  42. Penny Lee Dean, USA, 1980
  43. Diego Degano, Argentina, 1995
  44. Igor De Sousa, Brazil, 2004
  45. Marcos Diaz, Dominican Republic, 2012
  46. Paolo Donaggio, Italy, 1980
  47. James Doty, USA, 2002 
  48. Robert Dowling, USA, 1970
  49. Lyndon Dunsbee, Great Britain, 1988
  50. George Duthie, Canada, 1966
  51. Edith van Dijk, Netherlands, 2007
  52. Gertrude Ederle, USA, 1963
  53. Jon Erikson, USA, 1981
  54. Ted Erikson, USA, 1978
  55. Gerald Forsberg, Great Britain, 1965
  56. Rosemary George, Great Britain, 2003
  57. Mercedes Gleitze, Great Britain, 1969
  58. William “Bill” Goll, USA, 2010
  59. Christopher Green, Great Britain, 2012
  60. Elaine Gray, Great Britain, 1971
  61. Joe Grossman, USA, 1979
  62. Christopher Guesdon, Australia, 2009
  63. Ashby “Bud” Harper, USA, 1984
  64. Lilian Harrison, Argentina, 1973
  65. Abdul Latif Abou Heif, Egypt, 1964
  66. Ishak Helmy, Egypt, 1980
  67. Tom Hetzel, USA, 1980
  68. Dr. Harry Huffaker, USA, 2010
  69. Captain Leonard Hutchinson, Great Britain, 2004
  70. Chad Hundeby, USA, 1996
  71. Carole Hunt, Great Britain, 1994
  72. Sarah Hunt, Great Britain, 1994
  73. Horacio Iglesias, Argentina, 1968
  74. Larisa Dmitriyevna Ilchenko, Russia, 2012
  75. Helge Jensen, Denmark/Canada, 1970
  76. Peter Jurzynski, USA, 2005
  77. Otto Kammerich, Germany, 1968
  78. Britta Kamrau, Germany, 2009
  79. Ted Keenan, Ireland, 1984
  80. Vicki Keith Munro, Canada, 2003
  81. Annette Kellerman, Australia, 1965
  82. James Kegley, USA, 1991
  83. Jerry Kerschner, USA, 1978
  84. John Kinsella, USA, 1978
  85. Yuri Kudinov, Russia, 2009
  86. Stéphane Lecat, France, 2007
  87. Régent Lacoursière, Canada, 1978 
  88. Annemie Landmeters, Belgium, 1991
  89. Carlos Larriera, Argentina, 1969
  90. May Looney, USA, 1984
  91. Sunny Lowry, Great Britain, 2009
  92. Cliff Lumsden, Canada, 2013
  93. Marcella A. MacDonald, PDM, USA, 2005
  94. Alawi Makki, United Arab Emirates, 1979
  95. Susie Maroney, Australia, 2005
  96. Dennis Matuch, USA, 1977
  97. Yuko Matsuzaki, Japan, 2010
  98. Angela Maurer, Germany, 2009
  99. Linda McGill, Australia, 1968
  100. David Meca Medina, Spain, 2009
  101. Vojislav Mijić, Serbia, 2014
  102. Sally Anne Minty-Gravett, Great Britain, 2005
  103. Attila Molnar, Hungary, 1998
  104. Magda MolnarHungary, 1985
  105. Dr. Osama Ahmed Momtaz, Egypt, 2007
  106. David Morgan, Great Britain, 1983
  107. Eva Morrison, USA, 1973
  108. Steven Munatones, USA, 2002
  109. Kevin Murphy, Great Britain, 1977
  110. Keo Nakama, USA, 1967 
  111. Marvin “Duke” Nelson, USA, 1979
  112. Marc NewmanGreat Britain, 1988
  113. Cynthia Nicholas, Canada, 1978
  114. Judith van Berkel-de Njis, Netherlands, 1964
  115. Martha Norelius, USA, 1984
  116. Diana Nyad, USA, 1978
  117. Gustavo Oriozabala, Argentina, 2001
  118. Penny Palfrey, Australia, 2010
  119. Tom Park, USA, 1968
  120. David Parcells, USA, 2012
  121. Batista Pereira, Portugal, 1971
  122. Rose Pitonof, USA 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
  123. James Pittar, Australia, 2009
  124. Claudio Plit, Argentina, 1981
  125. Francis “Frank” Pritchard, USA, 2009
  126. Lewis Pugh, Great Britain, 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                
  127. Shadia El Rageb, Egypt, 1971
  128. Michael P. Read, Great Britain, 1978
  129. Karen Burton Reeder, USA, 1999
  130. Des Renford, Australia, 1978
  131. Hassan Abdel Rheim, Egypt, 1966
  132. Julie Ridge, USA, 1985
  133. Veljko Rogosic, Yugoslavia, 1998
  134. Norman Ross, USA, 1984
  135. Philip Rush, New Zealand, 1985
  136. William ‘Bill’ Sadlo, Jr., USA, 2009
  137. General Sabry, Egypt, 1965
  138. Johannes “Johan” Schans, Netherlands, 1970
  139. Jan Van Scheyndal, Netherlands, 1985
  140. Charlotte “Lottie” Schoemmell, USA, 1968
  141. Mihir Sen, India, 1966
  142. Mervyn Sharp, Great Britain, 2006
  143. Nasser el Shazly, United Arab Emirates, 1979
  144. Tanarath Narayan Shenoy, India, 1987
  145. Brenda Sherratt, Great Britain, 1970
  146. Carol Sing, USA, 2000 
  147. Marty Sinn, USA, 1963
  148. John Sigmund, USA, 1965
  149. David Smith, USA, 1969
  150. Joe Smith, Great Britain, 2005
  151. Shelley Taylor-Smith, Australia, 1989
  152. Skip Storch, USA, 2009
  153. Petar Stoychev, Bulgaria, 2009
  154. Alison Streeter MBE, Great Britain, 1985
  155. Greg Steppel, Canada, 1996 
  156. Dr. Chris Stockdale, Great Britain, 1992
  157. Henry Sullivan, USA, 1968 
  158. Imre Szenasi, Hungary, 1973
  159. Stella Taylor, USA, 1982
  160. Bert Thomas, USA, 1969 
  161. Patty Thompson, Canada, 1969 
  162. Enrico Tiraboschi, Italy, 1971 
  163. James Toomey, USA, 1971
  164. Giulio Travaglio, Italy, 1966
  165. Montserrat Tresserras, Spain, 1970
  166. Norman Trusty, Great Britain, 2003 
  167. Irene Van der Laan, Netherlands, 1985
  168. Willy Van Rysel, Netherlands, 2002
  169. Ernest Vierkoetter, Germany, 1978
  170. Carl Walker, Great Britain, 2005
  171. Christof Wandratsch, Germany, 2004
  172. Tom Watch, Great Britain, 1986
  173. Barry Watson, Great Britain, 1973
  174. Captain Mathew Webb, Great Britain, 1963
  175. Maarten van der Weijden, Netherlands, 2012
  176. James Whelan, USA, 2001
  177. Conrad Wennerberg, USA, 1977
  178. Monique Wildschut, Netherlands, 1993
  179. Herman Willemsee, Netherlands, 1963
  180. Ralph Willard, USA, 1981
  181. Margaret Park Wisniski, Canada, 2000
  182. Jaberz Wolffe, Great Britain, 1968
  183. Steve Wozniak, USA, 1979
  184. John York, USA, 1989
  185. Bridget Young, Great Britain, 1988
  186. George Young, Canada, 1963
  187. Feng Yao‑Hsien, China, 1973
  188. David Yudovin, USA, 1999
  189. Charles Zibleman, USA, 1966
  190. Jason Zirganos, Greece, 1971    *Pioneer Swimmer

HONOUR ADMINISTRATORS (35)

  1. James Anderson, USA, 2014
  2. Lello Barbuto, Italy, 1992
  3. Lynn Blouin, Canada, 2004
  4. Sir William (Billy) Edmund Butlin, Great Britain, 1963
  5. Sri Chinmoy, India, 2012
  6. William Forest “Buck” Dawson, USA, 1993
  7. Ned Denison, Ireland, 2013
  8. George Duthie, Canada, 1966
  9. Maurice Ferguson, Great Britain, 2003 
  10. Benjamin Franklin, USA, 1983
  11. Drury Gallagher, USA, 2010
  12. Joe Grossman, USA, 1979
  13. Christopher Guesdon, Australia, 2009
  14. Jane Katz, USA, 2014
  15. Captain Tim Johnson, USA, 2006
  16. Dennis Miller, Fiji 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
  17. Jim Moran, USA, 1985                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
  18. Paul E. “Jerry” Nason, USA, 1974
  19. Roger Parsons, Great Britain / Spain, 1997
  20. Valerie Parsons, Great Britain / Spain, 1989
  21. Dale Petranech, USA, 1995
  22. Francis “Frank” Richards, Great Britain, 2004
  23. Ray Scott, Great Britain, 1983
  24. Audrey Scott, Great Britain, 1983
  25. John Slater, Great Britain, 1980
  26. Trevor Smith, Great Britain, 1998
  27. Vicko Soljan, Yugoslavia / Croatia, 2007
  28. James Toomey, USA, 1971
  29. Carl Walker, Great Britain, 2005
  30. Billy Wallace, Ireland, 1999
  31. Johnny Weissmuller, USA, 1970
  32. Conrad Wennerberg, USA, 1977
  33. James Whelan, USA, 2001
  34. William Wrigley, Jr., USA, 1964
  35. Major General Ahmed Zorkani, Egypt, 1973

HONOUR COACHES (6)

1. Richard “Dick” Campion, Australia, 2010/11
2. Gilles Potvin, Canada, 2006
3. Gus Ryder, Canada, 1981
4. Charles “Red” Silva, USA, 1978
5. Freda Streeter, Great Britain, 2005
6. Tom Watch, Great Britain, 1986

HONOUR PILOTS (8)

  1. Reg Bricknell, Sr., Great Britain, 2003
  2. Reg Brickell, Jr., Great Britain, 2009
  3. Ray Brickell, Great Britain, 2009
  4. Captain Leonard Hutchinson, Great Britain, 2004
  5. William J. Long, Great Britain, 2004
  6. Michael Oram, Great Britain, 2005
  7. Duncan Taylor, Great Britain, 2005 
  8. Dave Whyte, Great Britain, 2007

HONOUR ORGANIZATIONS (11)

  1. Aquatic Club du lac St. Jean  (Roberval, Québec), Canada 1976 (Now called Traversée Internationale du lac St.-Jean) 
  2. British Long Distance Swimming Association (BLDSA), Great Britain, 2002
  3. Catalina Channel Swimming Federation (CCSF), USA, 2010/11
  4. Channel Swimming Association (CSA), Great Britain, 1996
  5. Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation (CS&PF), Great Britain, 2013                                                                                                         
  6. Faros Maratón, Stari Grad Croatia, 2012
  7. Fédération Internationale de Natation Amateur (FINA), Switzerland, 1994
  8. Indonesian Swimming Federation, Indonesia, 2014
  9. Irish Long Distance Swimming Association (ILDSA), Ireland, 2012
  10. Rottnest Channel Swim Association, Australia, 2010/11
  11. Midmar Mile, South Africa, 2013