Allison Ware

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Allison Ware is a 42-year-old American endurance athlete and open water swimmer from Chattanooga, Tennessee .

Open Water Swimming Career Highlights

  • On 24-27 April 2024, she will compete in the SCAR Swim Challenge, a 4-day stage swim in Arizona at the age of 43.
  • On 2 October 2021, she swam 32.3 km across the Catalina Channel from Santa Catalina Island to the Southern California mainland in 12 hours 15 minutes escorted by Captain Morgan Hoesterey, kayaker Grace van der Byl, with pace swimmer Devon Clifford with escort crew chief Billy Crush.
  • Between 25-28 April 2018, she completed all four stage swims of the SCAR Swim Challenge in Arizona (9.5-mile or 15.2 km Saguaro Lake + 9-mile or 14.4 km Canyon Lake + 17-mile or 27.3 km Apache Lake + 6.2-mile or 10 km Roosevelt Lake), finishing 11th overall at the age of 37 in a cumulative time of 17 hours 19 minutes 44.4 seconds.
  • Completed Chattajack 32 mile Paddle Race in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 (Virtual), 2021, 2022, 2023
  • Completed Swim the Suck marathon swim in 2012 - 3:55:55, 2013 - 3:28:53, 2014 - 3:56:29, 2022 - 3:50:20
  • Completed Bridges to Bluffs 10K swim in 2019 - 2:28:16
  • Completed USMS Middle Distance Open Water National Championship 2.4 mile swim in 2017 - 36:36
  • Completed USMS 15K Open Water National Championships (Noblesville-Morse Reservoir, IN) in 2015 - 4:53:28
  • Completed Chattanooga Rat Race 4.5 mile swim in 2013 (1:10:26), 2014 (1:20:08), 2016 (1:35:58)
  • Completed Big Shoulders 5k swims in 2009 - 1:22:36, 2010 - 1:45:54, 2013 - 1:11:59
  • Completed Eric Shanteau's Swim for Your Life 5K Swim in 2012 - 1:16:22, 2013 - 1:05:27
  • Completed Georgia Games Open Water Swimming (5K, 2.5K, 1k) - 2012, 2013
  • Completed an Ironman distance triathlon in 2008 - Silverman (14:43:32) and 2014 - Ironman Chattanooga (13:23:55)
  • Completed half-Ironman distance triathlons in 2008 - Muncie Endurathon (6:02:50), Great Illini Triathlon (5:52:46), in 2009 - Steelhead 70.3 (6:13:28), and 2014 - Riverbluff Triathlon (6:28:56)
  • Completed 6 marathons Silverman (2008), Flying Pig (2009, 2010), Flying Monkey (2012), Country Music (2012), IM Chattanooga (2014)
  • Completed 25+ triathlons

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