Harry Huffaker, U.S.A. Two unsuccessful attempts, 1963 & 1964. After arriving in Hawaii fresh out of Dental School in Michigan,1965, Harry swam: Kaiwi Channel Moloka’i to O’aho 26mile 1970. 1st. Crossing of Alenuihaha Channel (Hawaii to Maui) 30 miles. 1st Crossing (in reverse direction) of Kaiwi Channel (Oahu to Molokai) 1972. Auau Channel 1987 (8.8 miles). Paillolo Channel 1989 (Maui to Molokai) 8.5 miles. 1st Crossing (reverse) of Kalohi (Molokai to Lanai) 1989. Auau Channel twice in 1989 8.8 miles.
In Hawaii Swimming Hall of Fame. International Swimming Hall of Fame.