This page is dedicated to the career of Carteret Currents superstar Chip Peterson. Chip is one of the most successful open water swimmers in USA Swimming history. He also made a name for himself in the pool as a strong distance swimmer for the University ofNorth Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 2005 he set the NC State Record for the Senior and 17-18 1650 yard freestyle. In 2007 he set NC State Records in the 800 meter and 1500 meter freestyle. To this day he still holds all of these records.