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Chris Steele

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Chris Steele with wife and fellow escort pilot Gail Steele

Chris Steele is a 60-year-old American escort pilot from Derby, Vermont who was elected as a Contributor and Crew in the Vermont Open Water Swimming Hall of Fame in the Class of 2017.

Open Water Swimming Career[edit]

Steele piloted and led the fleet of patrol boats supporting the inaugural Kingdom Swim in 2009. He served as the First Rear Admiral of the fleet from 2010 to 2012 and piloted a boat in the first two In Search of Memphre swims through fierce weather conditions. He has supported every Kingdom Swim that his boat was in the water since 2009.

Vermont Open Water Swimming Hall of Fame Class of 2017[edit]

  • Chris Steele, 60 of Derby, Vermont: As a Contributor – Crew, Steele piloted and led the fleet of patrol boats supporting the inaugural Kingdom Swim in 2009. He served as the First Rear Admiral of the fleet from 2010 to 2012 and piloted a boat in the first two In Search of Memphre swims through fierce weather conditions. He has supported every Kingdom Swim that his boat was in the water since 2009.
  • Gail Steele, 60 of Derby, Vermont: As a Contributor – Crew, Steele kayaked and crewed at all but one of the Kingdom Swims since its founding in 2009 and crewed with her husband Chris at the first two In Search of Memphre swims.

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