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John Flanagan

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John Flanagan

John Flanagan is a professional triathlete and open water swimmer from Honolulu, Hawaii. He coaches at the Kamehameha Swim Club on Oahu with his brother Kevin.

Open Water Swimming Career


He was inducted in the Hawaii Swimming Hall of Fame in the Class of 2005.

Event Organization

He is the founder and race director for the 2015 South Shore Classic on Queen's Surf Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Fastest Ironman Hawaii Swim Legs

He swam two of the fastest 10 swim legs in history in the Ironman Hawaii:

46:41 Lars Jorgensen (USA) 1998
46:44 Lars Jorgensen (USA) 1995
46:50 Jan Sibbersen (GER) 2003
47:01 Noa Sakamoto (USA) 2008
47:02 John Flanagan III (USA) 2008
47:04 Jan Sibbersen (GER) 2004
47:15 Hiroki Hikida (JPN) 2003
47:39 Bradford Hinshaw (USA) 1986
47:41 John Weston USA 2003
47:42 John Flanagan III (USA) 2009

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