Lexie Kelly after her victories on Seven Mile Beach on Grand Cayman Island

Lexie Kelly, Alex Meyer Go 2-for-2 In Flowers Sea Swim

Courtesy of Flowers Sea Swim, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.

Olympian and 25 km world champion Alex Meyer and Californian Lexie Kelly won their second race at the 10 km marathon swim at the 2019 Flowers Sea Swim on Seven Mile Beach in the Cayman Islands.

On Saturday, the duo finished 1st in the men’s and women’s races in the 27th edition of the 1-mile race (see results of the top 15 below).

Frank Flowers, namesake of the event, explains, “The unique draw of the Flowers Sea Swim is not only its flawless course conditions along Cayman’s beautiful Seven Mile Beach, but the numerous random prizes. The race is the world’s richest open water event with over US$100,000 in cash and random prizes.

One-mile Top 15 Results:

  1. Alex Meyer (USA) 19’43.33
  2. Shaune Fraser (USA) 19’49.17
  3. Alex Dakers (Cayman Islands) 19’57.49
  4. Jake Bailey (Cayman Islands) 20’08.33
  5. Liam Henry (Cayman Islands) 20’15.80
  6. Cole Morgan (USA) 20’17.67
  7. Brett Fraser (USA) 20’17.99
  8. Lexie Kelly (USA) 20’24.49
  9. Zachary Moore (Cayman Islands) 20’28.80
  10. Sarah Acevedo 20’45.39
  11. Sydney Shemilt (Canada) 20’52.99
  12. Jordan Crooks (Cayman Islands) 20’59.14
  13. Courtney Monsees (USA) 21’08.08
  14. Chelsea Nauta (USA) 21’09.86
  15. Jorja Shemilt (Canada) 21’14.80

For more information and full race results, visit here.

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