Rosemarie Plueschow 3K Open Water Memorial Swim

The First Recorded Swim of Lake Windermere BC - August 26 1956

The Rosemarie Plueschow 3K Open Water Memorial Swim, commemorates Rosemarie's amazing first time feat.

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Picture of trophy

Presenting trophy back to Invermere

Lloyd Plueschow re-dedicates the trophy to the town of Invermere BC on August 26 2016 - the 60th aniversary of the original swim. (left to right - Lloyd Plueschow, Mayor - Gerry Taft)
Note that the original male figure on the trophy was damaged beyond repair and was replaced with an appropriate female fiqure.


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