Open Water Swimming Career
- He was recognized with a 2012 Hudsie Award as one of the Rookies of the Year by NYC Swim.
- He completed 5 open water swimming competitions in 2012 organized by NYC Swim.
- He participated in the 2015 United States Winter Swimming Championships in Lake Memphremagog, Vermont.
- He participated in the Taierzhuang Winter Swimming Festival in China.