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American Triple Crown

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noun - The American Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming is a solo, non-assisted completion of the Tampa Bay Marathon Swim, Manhattan Island Marathon Swim and the Catalina Channel, created by Ron Collins.. It is based on the concept of the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming.

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American Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming

Alternative Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming Achievements[edit]

In April 2009, Steven Munatones of the World Open Water Swimming Association proposed a number of alternative Triple Crown swims based on the original Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming (English Channel + Catalina Channel + Manhattan Island Marathon Swim). Similar to the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing that can be defined differently, there are a number of alternative definitions for achievements of the original Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming.

Other acknowledged Triple Crown achievements are as follows:

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