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Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions - San Francisco, California - Swimming

Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions

RaceThread.com, Swimming Swimming: 4.4 Miles
Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions takes place August 24, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Find race information, reviews, course maps and more on RaceThread San Francisco, California
Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions takes place August 24, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Find race information, reviews, course maps and more on RaceThread August 24th, 2019

Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions takes place August 24, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Find race information, reviews, course maps and more on RaceThread

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About The Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions

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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Race Starting Location - 499 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA

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