EVENT: 2nd Annual Bud Beatty Memorial Swim
To raise money for pancreatic cancer research and support
WHAT: 2 mile open water swim in the Chesapeake Bay starting at Rocky Point Beach Park in Baltimore County Maryland. Tim Beautty, son of the late Bud Beautty, coordinates this swim in memory of his father who passed away in 2002 after a 6-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Bud was an open water swimmer all his life and an avid supporter and participant in the Great Chesapeake Bay Swim, a 4.4 mile race between the spans of the Bay Bridge.
WHEN: Sunday August 9, 2009; Sign in begins at 7:30 AM; Start time is 9:00 AM
MORE INFO: http://www.budbeattyswim.org/index.htm
Very cool. Thanks for the post.
Thanks. There's few long distance open air swims in the area, so, good to know, good cause.
Since there are so few long/distance swims in the area, and with my memory goaded by Tuan's vertical swimmer or something, a reminder: