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The final final stretch..

May have jumped the gun earlier. The past hour and a half have been choppy and very challenging. We're dealing with winds and chop, causing sea sickness and delays. Hoping to finish in the next 30 minutes!  

Passing Chelsea Piers & The Standard High Line

Passing Chelsea Piers & The Standard High Line

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The home stretch

We've made it to the Hudson River. This is the last of the 3 rivers. We are approaching the George Washington Bridge with about 2 hours 15 minute to go.  

GWB

GWB

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He's off...

We began about 30 minutes ago. We've just passed the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges. Approaching the Williamsburg bridge next.  

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August 1st RUNDOWN

SWIM START: 8:37am at Pier A, up the East River, through the Harlem River, down the Hudson.
SWIM FINISH: 4:08pm at Pier A (for a more detailed breakdown, see here.)

The best way to watch the race is follow my GPS Tracker and join me for my last 30 minutes of swimming as of North Cove.

After the Race, I will get on my support boat to go up to Pier 25 where I will get off and recover, get a snack, maybe a massage.

Following that, everybody gathers at Southwest NY at 301 Southend Ave (corner of Albany St)

Best way to get in touch is to use the contact form of this site. Stacey will make sure to respond. 

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THE SWIM - blog

On August 1st, the crew aboard the support boat will be posting regular updates, live from the river. 

If you like to follow my progress, check back here on August 1st. 

The swim is planned to begin at 8.45am at Pier A in Battery Park. It is projected to take 8 hours to complete.

Ederle Swim 2013

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