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Saturday, October 1, 2016

Daniel Martinez Lobo Completes The Triple Crown

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

In addition to becoming the first person to complete the Chorizo Four, Spain's Daniel Martinez Lobo achieved the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming today with a circumnavigation swim at the 20 Bridges Circumnavigation Swim of Manhattan.

A Spanish open water swimmer from the Serpentine Swimming Club, he is known in the open water swimming community as Dani Lobo.

His Chorizo Four includes Neda el Món's 22.3 km Illes Formigues in Catalonia, Spain, the 21-mile English Channel, the Strait of Gibraltar, and the Catalina Channel. And now is has the Triple Crown under his swim cap.

October 1st Results of the 20 Bridges (Pier A Battery Start/Finish):
1 Dan Canta 7:55:52 (Romania/Australia)
2 Devon Clifford 8:03:10 (Mamaroneck, New York)
3 Maureen Montgomery 8:04:11 (Clearwater, Florida)
4 James Loreto 8:09:44 (Bethesda, Maryland)
5 Daniel Martinez Lobo 8:11:41 (London, United Kingdom)
6 Jaimie Monahan 8:13:20 (New York, New York)
7 Arlene Gonzalez 8:16:18 (Mexico)
8 Caroline Block 8:48:19 (Baltimore, Maryland)

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