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Edwin Dela Cruz

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Edwin dela Cruz is a navigator, coach and escort of open water swimmers in the Philippines.

Group Marathon Swim[edit]

In May 2016 in a group marathon swim across the Verde Island Passage, Betsy Medalla and Julian Valencia swam 10.65 km in 3 hours 13 minutes with navigator Leonardo Justo. Moi Yamoyam and Mikey Villanueva swam 10.2 km in 4 hours 51 minutes, and Frank Lacson completed 10.5 km in 4 hours 15 minutes with navigator Benedict Malapas, while Ingemar Macarine completed a swim of 7.1 km in 3 hours 31 minutes with navigator Edwin Dela Cruz in a non-stop swim from Dorado Cove to Pico di Loro Beach & Country Club, in Nasugbu, Batangas along the Hamilo Coast in the Philippines.

Cebu Strait[edit]

He escorted the pioneer crossing of Ingemar Patiño Macarine on 11 April 2016 when Macarine swam 16.83 km across the Cebu Strait in 5 hours 49 minutes from LightHouse Brgy. Cabacungan on Cabilao Island, Municipality of Loon, Province of Bohol to Brgy. Bulasa, Municipality of Argao in Cebu.

English Channel[edit]

He is the coach of Ingemar Patiño Macarine on his attempt to be the first Filipino to swim across the English Channel (window of 9-16 August 2016).

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