ederle ederle

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States swimmer who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel (1906-2003)

Synonym(s)

News

  • Vicenza garrison commander suspended

    The commander of U.S. Army Garrison Vicenza has been suspended from his duties because of an incident Wednesday following the Army’s Independence Day celebration at Caserma Ederle.
    on July 5, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

Quotes

  1. "Meeting the Ederle family and getting to know them helped me to swim with the spirit of Gertrude," van Wisse said. "She was a pioneer for women, a barrier-breaker for all athletes and a timeless inspiration."
    on Jul 21, 2006 By: Tammy van Wisse Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "We are against (the Ederle expansion plan). We need a debate," said Franco Giordano of the Refounded Communists party.
    on Jan 17, 2007 By: Franco Giordano Source: Playfuls.com

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