Memorial Swim Meet For UNC Prof

NC Masters Swimming and Raleigh Area Masters will host the Charles van der Horst Memorial Championship (masters swim meet) Aug. 17 at Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary.

Van der Horst of Chapel Hill was a collegiate swimmer at Duke, Harvard Medical School alumnus, longtime member of the US Masters Swimming community and competitive runner and swimmer. He was a retired professor of medicine and infectious diseases at UNC and died in June while participating in 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim (120 miles) in New York. He was 67.

Swimmers can register online at club­as­sis­