Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

30 swimmers from 17 countries competed in today’s 49th edition of the Maratona del Golfo Capri-Napoli.

As expected, former 25 km marathon swimming champion Ana Marcela Cunha of Brazil won the 36 km sea marathon, finishing ninth overall and setting a new women’s course record in the process:

1. Ana Marcela Cunha (Brazil) 6:24.47
2. Pilar Geijo (Argentina) 6:34.31
3. Esther Nuñez Morera (Spain) 6:36.59
4. Silvie Rybárová (Czech Republic) 6:44.25
5. Anna Mankevich (Russia) 6:49.48
6. Fabiana Lamberti (Italy) 6:55.45
7. Lexie Kelly (USA) 7:25.25
8. Vanesa Rita Garcia (Argentina) 7:50.41
9. Elena Lionello (Italia) 7:59.21
*Dina Levačić (Croatia) DNF

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