Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

20 Bridges Manhattan Island Swim is held multiple times in 2017, giving opportunities for as many swimmers as possible to swim 45.8 km (28.5 miles) around Manhattan Island in New York City.

Kevin Cassidy and Ian Down will both compete in the August 19th edition of 20 Bridges Manhattan Island Swim in an attempt to add their names to the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming list.

Their fellow participants and escort pilots include:

1. Andreas Kaubisch & David Wallman [relay] + pilot Robert Andresen Sr.
2. Jamie Ann Phillips + pilots Robert and Dawn Jacobsen
3. Kevin Cassidy + pilot Chuck Mitchel
4. Ian Down + pilot Ed Dottino
5. David Rich + pilot Doug Dougherty
6. Guy Batchelor + pilot Carter Craft
7. Julieanne Goode + pilot Ed Scola
8. Roderick Smith + pilot Al White
9.John Batchelder + pilot Robert Rojack
10. Ricardo Ibarra + pilot Bill Schultz
11. Diego López Dominguez + pilot Greg Porteus
12. Lynton Mortensen + pilot Paul Stone

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