Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions
Swimming: 4.4 Miles
San Francisco, California
August 24th, 2019
The Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions is a Swimming race in San Francisco, California consisting of a 4.4 Miles.
June 11, 1962, Frank Morris and John and Clarence Anglin chipped through their cement cell walls, squeezed through a ventilation shaft to get to the roof, climbed down a drain pipe, scaled a 15-foot fence, and entered the frigid waters of San Francisco Bay. They disappeared into the night, wearing only the meager life preservers they made from stolen rain coats, and were never found, seen, or heard from again.
39 years later, on June 11, 2001, Pedro Ordenes and Gary Emich became the first swimmers to successfully "Escape from Alcatraz" 100 times! Since then, becoming a member of the elite "Alcatraz 100 Club" has become THE ambition for manyKeep Reading
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