Kathryn Mason is an Australian-born UK open water marathon butterfly
swimmer. She holds the all-Ireland record for distance butterfly
set in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland in 2012 at 25 km. She swims without a wetsuit
and without hydration or food, non-stop where possible. She is a self-trained and self-funded competitor who fits in a training schedule around work hours. She also swims freestyle
open water at the amateur level and will participate in the 2014 S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge
in Arizona, U.S.A.