Old Friends, All Rivals, Marathon Heroes

During the summers of 1991 and 1992, a group of close friends from Germany, Australia, USA, Canada, Japan, Italy, and Argentina traveled the world to compete in professional marathon swims in Canada, Argentina, Italy and elsewhere.

Provided photo of the group: Christof Wandratsch, David O’Brien, James Kegley, Jean-François Roussy, Yuko Matsuzaki, Sergio Chiarandini, Diego Degano, Irene van der Laan, and Gisèle Roy.

read more and see the picture @ Daily News of Open Water Swimming