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  • Susie Maroney OAM is a legend of marathon swimming.
  • In 1990 Susie became the first person to swim from Many to Darling Habour and back again.
  • In that same year she broke the speed record for swimming the English Channel.
  • In 1991 Susie won the Channel 10 Young Achievers Sport Award.
  • Susie was awarded the Order of Australia Medal for her services to sport in 1993.
  • In 1998 Susie swan a record 197km from Mexico to Cuba, covering the longest distance ever swum without flippers in open sea. She completed the journey is 38 hours and 33 minutes.
  • Susie is a member of swimming's International Hall of Fame.
  • Australian Survivor contestant, 2019.
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  • Marathon swimming
  • Achievement
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