Kaia Hedlund, race director of the Waikiki Roughwater Swim, talks about some of the fastest swimmers who will competing among another thousand swimmers of all ages from around the world in the 2.4-mile swim across one of the most famous beaches in America.
Drew Holloway and Phoebe Hines will definitely be in contention. Phoebe was nationally ranked in Australian open water swimming. They study at the University of Hawaii and their coach Dan Schemmel thinks they will do well.”
In addition to the fastest swimmers, around 1,000 people of all ages and abilities are attracted to the cross-bay swim in Waikiki. Signature Waikiki Roughwater Swim suits by HardCore Sport can be purchased here.
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