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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Having A Ball With Butterfly

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Eli Ball swam 9 km in 3 hours 39 minutes at the Sri Chinmoy National Capital.

He went point-to-point in Lake Burley Griffin, an artificial lake in Canberra, the capital of Australia.

The top 10 results:
1. Benjamin Freeman (Solo Male Under 50) 1:54:10
2. Emma Gillingham (Solo Female Under 50) 1:57:23
3. CRUIZʼnʼit (Haydn Valle, Amanda Tully: Mixed Team) 2:07:05
4. Ned Wieland (Solo Male Under 50) 2:08:37
5. The Canberra Carp (Mick Hanbury, David Allen: Male Team) 2:08:42
6. Gavin Mahoney (Solo Male Under 50) 2:12:51
7. Jenna Freeman (Solo Female Under 50) 2:14:29
8. Dawn Dooley (Solo Female Under 50) 2:17:34
9. Chris Southby (Solo Male Under 50 Wetsuit) 2:20:52
10. The M&Mʼs (Nicolee Martin, Caroline Makin: Female Team) 2:21:10

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