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Swan River

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The Swan River is a river in the southwest of Western Australia. Its Aboriginal Noongar name is the Derbarl Yerrigan. It is site of the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series Open Water Challenge (also known for its Swim the Swan open water event) and the 1991 and 1998 FINA World Swimming Championships 5 km and 25 km races.

Swim The Swan Events[edit]

500m, 1.25 km, 2.5 km, 5 km, 10 km marathon swim

1991 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Female[edit]

Held in Swan River in Perth, Australia
1 Shelley Taylor-Smith 5:21:06
2 Martha Jahn 5:25:17
3 Karen Burton Reeder 5:28:23
4 Rita Kovacs 5:31:33
5 Elana Resch 5:39:47
6 Tammy Van Wisse 5:42:53
7 Corinne Liedtke 5:48:58
8 Lenka Pacáková 5:57:35
9 Rita Lazar 6:00:22
10 Jolanda Palmentieri 6:21:17
11 Bridget Young 6:25:03
12 Anita Sood 6:26:56
13 Diana Simonović 6:28:21
14 Christiane Fanzeres 6:28:44
15 Carole Hunt 6:31:20
16 Marcia Marques 6:36:10
17 Katarina Mioč 6:40:15
18 Muna Towe 6:46:09
19 Daria Amaged 7:23:02

1991 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Male[edit]

Held in Swan River in Perth, Australia.
1 Chad Hundeby 5:01:46
2 Sergio Chariandini 5:03:19
3 David O'Brien 5:08:53
4 Nace Majcen 5:13:08
5 Jay Wilkerson 5:15:20
6 Roberto Faccinetti 5:16:14
7 Christof Wandratsch 5:18:44
8 Peter Galvin 5:19:28
9 Dragan Kurgic 5:20:32
10 Greg Streppel 5:22:52
11 Martijn van Heusden 5:24:07
12 Attila Molnar 5:26:21
13 Justin Palfrey 5:29:40
14 Michal Sanda 5:31:35
15 Jaime Gavaid 5:33:03
16 Mauricio Buczmiejuk 5:33:13
17 Dusan Toth Szabo 5:38:17
18 Marc Newman 5:40:46
19 Erik van Dartel 5:41:31
20 Michal Spacek 5:46:53
21 Ricardo Sperti 5:58:54
22 Jordi Cervera 6:02:31
23 Mohammed Abdel 6:04:07
24 Nazr Hasabala 6:06:48
25 Karim Madsen 6:42:30
26 Taranath Narayan Shenoy 7:26:41

1991 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Team[edit]

1 USA 15:42:21.95
2 Australia 15:49:26.87
3 Hungary 16:36:10.09
4 Yugoslavia 17:02:00.88
5 Czechoslovakia 17:16:03.57
6 Great Britain 17:35:28.22
7 Brazil 18:00:51.64
8 Egypt 18:57:04.40

1998 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Female[edit]

1 Toby Smith 5:31:20.10
2 Peggy Buchse 5:32:19.20
3 Edith van Dijk 5:38:06.90
4 Tracey Knowles 5:40:20.00
5 Valeria Casprini 5:43:35.40
6 Etta van der Weijden 5:44:37.50
7 Britta Kamrau-Corestein 5:47:24.10
8 Gaia Naldini 5:49:04.60
9 Annette Andermatt 5:51:53.70
10 Karen Burton 5:56:40.20
11 Angela Collett 6:05:16.80
12 Melissa Cunningham 6:07:14.40
13 Masa Jamnik 6:08:31.90
14 Radka Nechmacova 6:09:53.20
15 Attilia Figini 6:11:55.10
16 Celina Endo 6:15:44.40
17 Edit Kasparik 6:26:27.10

1998 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Male[edit]

1 Alexey Akatyev 5:05:42
2 David Meca Medina 5:07:23
3 Gabriel Chaillou 5:07:53
4 Claudio Gargaro 5:09:48
5 Yuri Kudinov 5:12:07
6 Stéphane Lecat 5:14:16
7 Grant Robinson 5:14:40
8 Fabrizio Pescatori 5:16:55
9 Igor Majcen 5:17:09
10 Nicolas Knap 5:22:35
11 Mark Saliba 5:27:54
12 Andre Wilde 5:31:39
13 Nathan Stooke 5:32:21
14 Nace Majcen 5:33:52
15 Liam Weseloh 5:34:53
16 Simon Chocron 5:38:43
17 Chuck Wiley 5:42:32
18 Paulo Torres 5:45:05
19 Alberto Morejon 5:46:11
20 Ryan Coom 5:48:03
21 Serghei Mariniuc 5:52:29
22 Trpimir Kutle 5:54:18
23 Robert Dinka 5:57:26
24 Gareth Fowler 6:05:11
25 Takashi Sugisawa 6:12:37
26 Ákos Győrffy 6:25:55

1998 FINA World Championships 25 km Race Results - Team[edit]

1 USA 15:42:21.95
2 Australia 15:49:26.87
3 Hungary 16:36:10.09
4 Yugoslavia 17:02:00.88
5 Czechoslovakia 17:16:03.57
6 Great Britain 17:35:28.22
7 Brazil 18:00:51.64
8 Egypt 18:57:04.40

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