|DURING FEB 1 - APR 08, 2007 MARTIN STREL SWAM 5,268 KMS (3274 MILES) OF THE AMAZON RIVER! HE DEDICATED THE SWIM TO THE PROTECTION OF THE RAINFOREST.
10th anniversary Mississippi River Swim
Strel dedicated his historic Mississippi swim to the victims of September 11.
To celebrate the freedom of the American people, and to commemorate the 10th anniversary of his historic swim down the Mississippi River, Martin Strel is going to swim from the iconic Statue of Liberty to the location of the future Freedom Tower.
Date: September 5th, 2012
Distance: 2.59 Miles
Start Time: 9:30 AM.
Swim Start Location: ferry dock South of the Statue of Liberty
Swim Finish Location: North Cove, Manhattan, NY
Press and Media are cordially invited. For any further information or questions please contact: Deanne Draeger at Urban Swim, ph: 646 408 5843, firstname.lastname@example.org.