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Key Points
  • Susie Maroney 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
Topics
  • Marathon swimming
  • Achievement
  • Motivation
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