2014 Buzzards Bay Swim
On June 28, 2014, 210 swimmers dove into outer New Bedford Harbor to show their support for a clean and healthy Buzzards Bay by taking part in the 21st annual Buzzards Bay Swim. The event raised more than $100,000 to support the Coalition's education, conservation, and advocacy work.
- Fastest Overall (Male): Alex Gallant (21:12)
- Fastest Overall (Female): Morgan McCarthy (21:46)
- 12-17: Alex Gallant (21:12) and Kaye D'Andrea (26:47)
- 18-22: Nathan Garner (21:27) and Emily Girard (29:21)
- 23-35: Adam Homoki & David Lippin [TIE] (23:41) and Morgan McCarthy (21:46)
- 36-45: Matt Shenker (21:44) and Katia Sowers (25:37)
- 46-59: Frank Wuest (21:32) and Judith Westrick (28:06)
- 60-69: Joe Hebert (23:59) and Helen Ederer (28:50)
- 70+: Anthony Garro (39:21) and Jana Hesser (36:01)
View full results from the 2014 Swim.
Father and daughter Jon and Halle Berger.
Wheeler Watershed Challenge Cup (Fastest Team)
Team Westport (average time of 27:17): Elizabeth Geiger, William Krause, and David Lippin
Quicks Award (Fastest High School Teams)
- Boys: Apponequet Boys (average time of 23:29): Josh Beck, Alex Gallant, and Nicholas McKenna
- Girls: Apponequet Lady Lakers (average time of 26:50): Kaitlyn Barrack, Kaye D'Andrea, and Brienna Harrison
Cuttyhunk Award (10-Year Participants)
- David Lapalme
- Matt Shenker
- Joe Vinagre
Six Mile Award (5-Year Participants)
- Kathleen Brunelle
- Jill Downing
- Davis Lyons
- Andrea Marcovici
- Jonathan Mariner
- Morgan McCarthy
- Doug McKell
- Allan Pineda
- Judith Westrick
Top Individual Fundraisers
- Dan Vasconcellos ($5,700)
- Matt Shenker ($5,640)
- Steve Johnson ($3,625)
- Top fundraiser for a first-time swimmer: Colleen Johns ($1,366)
Top Fundraising Team
Mimi's Swimmers: Bryan Robertson, Laura Robertson, and Sarah Robertson ($2,025)
View photos from the 2014 Buzzards Bay Swim below or on Flickr.
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