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Swim 4 Humanity

On May, 16, 2010 the Makos participated in Swim 4 Humanity in Long Beach, NY.

Swim 4 Humanity is a fundraising event benefiting SurfAid International. Hosted in eight cities on the west and east coasts from March to May 2010, monies raised will go towards SurfAid's humanitarian programs.

The Manhattan Makos were the top fundraising team of the event, raising more than $10,000 for charity.

Congratulations to the Makos for all their hard work, support and good will in swimming for this great cause!

Manhattan Makos 2010 Banquet

2009 Duel in the Pool at Hunter College NYC

On Sunday, June 7th, the Manhattan Makos raced the Lower East Side Hurricanes in the 2009 Duel in the Pool at Hunter College NYC.

Please click here to view complete meet results!

Charity Water

Charity report:

Please click here to view the report as a PDF document.

When & where:

Sunday, May 18, 2008, 9am-Noon, BMCC pool in TriBeCa

The purpose:

With races for all ages, the Spring Splash will raise money for charity: water, a non-profit organization that brings clean and safe drinking water into impoverished communities.

* 100% of donations will go straight to two schools in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. * In the town of Kilembwe, Imagine will provide clean drinking water to its 7,000 residents, including 1,300 students at schools currently lacking safe sanitation. * Using Google Earth technology, Imagine swimmers will be able to witness their outreach online.

Race results:

* 25 yd barbell or swim * 50 yd freestyle * 25 yd backstroke * 25 yd butterfly * 25 yd freestyle * 25 yd breaststroke Event fotos and vidoes: Click here to see photos of the Imagine Spring Splash! Photos can also be purchased through www. kateandgeorgina.com/imagine Click here to see the video of the kids races at the Imagine Spring Splash! Click here to see the video of the teacher races at the Imagine Spring Splash!