Deni Cullom, a United States open water swimmer and a member of USA Swimming's National Team. Named to the 2008-2009 National and Junior National 10K Open Water Team. He paced first at the 2008 5K La Jolla Rough Water swim. Deni was the first American to finish at the Tiburon Mile, placing seventh in the event. Deni placed 12th in the 2007 10K Open Water Grand Prix. He is currently a student at the US Naval Academy.