Helge Jensen

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Helge Jensen,an Honor Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame - third from the left. Photo provided with kind permission of the Dover Museum Library. Copyright is unclear. It was loaned to the Museum by Fred Hammond, who has since passed. The original photograph was taken by Hudson Photo Services of Dover, which has since closed.
The 1958 Atlantic City Around the Island Swim participants included 1. Thomas Park (Canada) 11 hours 52 minutes 45 seconds, 2. Cliff Lumsdon (Canada) 12 hours 9 minutes 0 seconds, 3. Greta Andersen (USA) 12 hours 15 minutes 30 seconds, 4. Tonatiuh Gutiérrez Olguín (Mexico) 12 hours 41 minutes 15 seconds, 5. Helge Jensen (Denmark) 12 hours 47 minutes 5 seconds, 6. Don Sabath (USA) 13 hours 5 minutes 25 seconds, 7. Joanne Florentine (USA) 13 hours 14 minutes 0 seconds, 8. Gene Perle (USA) 13 hours 16 minutes 30 seconds, 9. Aloma Keen (Canada) 13 hours 59 minutes 45 seconds, 10. Paul Herron (USA) 14 hours 21 minutes 12 seconds, DNF: Steve Wozniak (USA), Alfred Goerke (USA), Christa Herbig (USA)

Helge Jensen is an open water swimmer from Denmark and Canada who was inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame in 1970 as an Honour Swimmer and member of the World Professional Marathon Swimming Federation.

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