Forrest Nelson

Date Swim Route Km Age Time/Place
2002 Aug 24 Pismo-Avila Pier-to-Pier Pismo Beach Pier to Avila Beach Pier 10 37 02:38:24 (2/10)
2004 Jul 17 Trans Tahoe Relay (solo) Sand Harbor to Skylandia Beach 15.5 38 03:58:04 (1/6)
2004 Oct 5 Catalina Channel Catalina Island to Mainland 32.3 39 10:35:16
2005 Apr 16 Tampa Bay Marathon Swim Sunshine Skyway to Campbell Causeway 37 39 10:21:00 (1/19)
2005 Jul 13 English Channel England to France 33.8 39 10:33:00
2006 Sep 2 Maui Channel Swim Club Lanai to Kaanapali Beach 15.9 41 04:47:05 (2/17)
2006 Sep Kaiwi Channel Oahu to Molokai 45 16:36:00
2006 Sep Kaiwi Channel Molokai to Oahu 45 15:55:00
2007 Jun 16 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim Manhattan circumnavigation (CCW) 45.9 41 09:41:37 (9/24)
2008 Jan 31 Cook Strait North Island to South Island 23 42 11:56:00
2009 Sep 5 Santa Barbara Channel Mainland to Anacapa Island 19.6 44 08:00:57
2009 Dec 28 Catalina Channel Catalina Island to Mainland 32.3 44 09:21:02
2010 Aug 16 Catalina Channel Catalina Island to Mainland to Catalina 64.6 45 23:01:06 (09:11:41 / 13:49:25)
2011 Jul 7 Catalina Island circumnavigation Catalina Island circumnavigation (CW) 74.7 45 25:35:08
2011 Oct Kaiwi Channel Molokai to Oahu 45 17:17:00
2012 Sep Tsugaru Strait Honshu to Hokkaido 19.5 09:26:00
2013 Sep 27 Catalina Channel Catalina Island to Mainland 32.3 48 24:39:12

Awards

  • International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame - Honor Swimmer (2015)
  • Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming - 2007

Service

  • President - Catalina Channel Swimming Federation
  • Voting Member - Catalina Channel Swimming Federation
  • Voting Member - International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame