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IMSHOF Selects 13 Honorees for the Class of 2024

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame (IMSHOF) is different from most sports halls – Honorees do not have to be retired to be inducted.  The sport is often a lifetime activity – 50 years in some cases. One example, Honoree Michael P. Read, MBE - Class of 1978 swam the English Channel 33 t...

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Illness Casts Doubt on Olympic Hopes of Singapore’s Nicholas Mahabir

Illness Casts Doubt on Olympic Hopes of Singapore’s Nicholas Mahabir American-born Singapore international Nicholas Mahabir is dealing with a viral infection that has delayed his progress toward the Paris Olympics. In an interview with the Straits Times, the 18-year-old Mahabir said he’s dealt with ...

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Leon Marchand Set to Be the Face of the Olympic Games in Paris

Leon Marchand Set to Be the Face of the Olympic Games in Paris Leon Marchand has accomplished so much in the last three years that his career won’t be solely defined by 10 days in Paris in the summer of 2024, swimming at the Olympics in his home country. But he has a chance to author an unforgettabl...