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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Santa Barbara Channel Swimmers Announced

Courtesy of Evan Morrison, Santa Barbara Channel Swimming Association, California.

Photo on left by John Gibbons of Arch Academy Zombies training for the Catalina Channel and the English Channel

Evan Morrison, president of the Santa Barbara Channel Swimming Association announced the following swimmers who will attempt SBCSA-sanctioned marathon swims this summer:

* Amy Appelhans Gubser - Oxnard to Anacapa Island on June 23rd
* Arch Academy Zombies (two teams) - San Miguel Island circumnavigation on July 11th
* Michael Marcum - Anacapa Island to Oxnard on August 31st
* Karina Garcia - Anacapa Island to Oxnard on September 15th
* Alice Ma - Anacapa Island to Oxnard on September 17th
* Jim Cherry - Santa Cruz Island to Oxnard on September 18th-19th
* Rachel Horn - Santa Cruz Island to Oxnard on September 18th-19th
* Tom Ball - Santa Cruz Island to Oxnard on September 18th-19th
* Gary O'Grady - Anacapa Island to Oxnard on September 22nd
* Dan Simonelli - multi-inter-island on September 26

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