Extraordinary Marathon Century Club

From Openwaterpedia

noun - The Extraordinary Marathon Century Club includes marathon swimmers who have completed 100 or more different marathon swims of various types over the course of their career - otherwise known as Marathon Centurions. The marathon swim can be defined either as an established open water swim at least 10 km in distance organized by an established governing body or race organization or a one-off solo swim (e.g., point-to-point swim, channel swim, circumnavigation swim, river swim, out-and-back swim, etc.


Swimmers who may have accomplished this

It is hoped that one or more will offer a list of swims to meet the criteria.

Aspiring Swimmers

  • Ned Denison 55 marathons
  • Joe Zemaitis 108 marathons (80 were on different courses and 28 of the swims have been over 25K)


Ned Denison coined the term in December 2019.

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