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Deer Island

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Deer Island is part of the Prison Island Swims (or the Triple Break or Triple Crown of Prison Island Swims that were nominated for the 2016 WOWSA Awards, a recognition of outstanding men, women, performances and offerings around the globe sponsored by the World Open Water Swimming Association in the category of World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year

Deer Island is an island in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. It used to be a prison island swim, but it no longer qualifies because it is no longer separated from the mainland. It was used as a prison from 1880 to 1981.

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It is now designated as a prison island swim and is part of the Triple Crown of Prison Island Swims.

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