David Sokolofsky is the Head Coach of Waves of Wilmington and the event director of the Grey Liston Memorial Pier to Pier Swim, a 2-mile ocean swim in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina held annually in May.
Coastal Carolina Swim Series
1. Stoked to Go Out! Grey Liston Memorial Swim - 17 May on Wrightsville Beach
2. 2nd Annual Set Up Celebration Time Trial - 7 June in Banks Channel
3. SWIM CB - 30 August on Carolina Beach
4. Pier 2 Pier Swim - 14 September on Wrightsville Beach
5. SWIM WB - 28 September in Banks Channel
Grey Liston was a native of North Carolina and graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He was a 4-year member of the swim team and the Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue Team. His parents, together with the swim coach Dave Allen, created the Grey Liston Scholarship for a well-deserving member of the university swimming and diving team.