Mauro Giaconia is a marathon swimmer from Palermo, Italy.
Open Water Swimming Career
- he finished second at the 2012 Tampa Bay Marathon Swim before it was cancelled due to thunderstorms
- he swam 101 km (62 miles) in 24 hours in a vast sea-water swimming pool of San Alfonso del Mar Resort hotel in Argentina
- he plans to swim 150 km in the river Ebro in Spain in 2013.
- he participated in the 26 km Swim of Peace Ouma - Djerba (Ouma of Djerba) on 2 June 2013 together with Nejib Belhedi, Adam Walker, Haydn Welch, Jackie Cobell, Nicola Fraser, Silke Fraser, Rebecca Jarre, Thomas Noblett, Claire Noblett, Keith Bartolo, Gabriele Galli, and Dave Cobell.