openwaterswimming.com
Bill Goll, An Early American Open Water Swimming Pioneer
Photo courtesy of Getty Images shows William 'Bill' Goll after finishing second to Marvin Nelson in the Canadian National Exhibition. Nelson won US$5,000 for first and Goll won US$1,500 for second in the 15-mile world championship on September 1st 1934. Bill Goll, An Early American Open Water