Peggy Stringer is an American swimming coach and open water swimmer from Helena, Montana.
Open Water Swimming Highlights
- She is competing in the 2021 127.8 km Conquering the Beast circumnavigation swim in Flathead Lake, Montana.
- She received the 2014 Kerry O’Brien Coaches Award, an annual award given by U.S. Masters Swimming, named to honor the Walnut Creek Masters (Pacific) coach who embodies the passion, dedication, and heart that USMS coaches bring to the pool deck and open water.
Kerry O’Brien Coaches Award Recipients
2017: Amy Browning (Greenville Splash), Robert ‘Bo’ Martin (Columbus Sharks Masters Swim Team), Bobby Goldie (Lobo Aquatics Masters Team), Bonnie Karas-Foltz (Bonnie Karas Racing Masters), Dean Hawks (Indy Aquatic Masters), Jamie Doctor (Lakeside Masters), Mike Hamm (Krok Masters), and Shelly Rawding (Columbia Gorge Masters)
2016: Mike Lucero, Doug Fetchen, Linda Irish Bostic, Clay Kolar, Megan Lassen, Chris McPherson, Fred Russell, Patrick Thoreson
2015: Kathy Coffin-Sheard, Victor Hecker, Steve Hennessy, Dave Samuelson, Doug Springer, Rand Vaillancourt, Joel Wilson
2014: Jenny Birmelin, Noah Birmelin, April Cheadle, David Clark, Richard Garza, Mary Kahn, Steve Lintz, Dirk Marshall, Mary Nygren, Peggy Stringer, Patty Waldron, Lisa Ward
2013: Marcia Benjamin, Sue Berger-Mann, Mary C. Gibson, Doug Green, Donald B. Jackson, Mike Kazek, Greg Orphanides, Jan Peluso, Tom Reudy, Don Swalwell, Kendra Wheeler
2012: Valeriy Boreyko, Tim Edmonds, Gary Henderson, Mark Kutz, Kurt Olson, Laura Schuster, Leslie Scott
2011: Ken DeMont, Rich Axtell, Diane Bartlett, Elmer Egelkraut, Marty Hendrick, Tom Mester, Eric Peterson, Jody Smith, [Brian Stack]], Dennie Swan-Scott, Don Swartz, Hermine Terhorst
2010: Robert Babiak, Reed Barnitz, Chris Campbell, Suzanne Grebe, Stuart Kahn, Cokie Lepinski, Michael E. Lynch, Wendy Neely, Patti Scott-Baier, Frank "Skip" Thompson
2009: Dyann Charette Dancy, Jay Christiansen, Christopher Colburn, Linda Gilchrist, Dana Kirk
2008: Claire Broussard, Kathryn Gregory, Marilyn Grindrod, Conrad Johnson, Paul Jones, Cynthia Krass, Fred Nelis, Kerry O'Brien, Brandon Vail, Justin Welborn