Marathon Swimming For A Cause
A Long Swim has raised $500,000 for ALS research, dedicated to the groundbreaking and collaborative research
at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago, one of the top
ALS research laboratories in the world.
Swimming the English Channel
Doug McConnell, with the help of his A Long Swim Team, became only the 48th person over age 50 to
swim the English Channel, in 14 hours that were divided between heavy waves and pitch black darkness.