Swimming World | 100th Escape from Alcatraz: One for the Guinness Book of World Records

     May 23, 2001

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 23. ON Monday, June 11, 2001, 53-year old Pedro Ordenes and 50-year old Gary Emich will attempt what many erroneously still consider to be an absolute impossibility: they undertake not their first, not their tenth, not even their 50th but rather their 100th Alcatraz swim in nothing more than swimsuit, cap & goggles.

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