Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Alex Kostich spent decades alternatively training hard (from Boston to Palo Alto to Culver City, California) and winning ocean races (from the Pacific to the Caribbean) to working behind the scenes in Hollywood at Sony Pictures and Participant Media in Beverly Hills.

The well-known open water swimming personality will still train, work and win races, but he is about to venture to the front of the camera as the Travel Ninja. He will serve as the anchor of a new reality TV show about travel.

The initial response has been overwhelmingly positive – very similar to his popular videos that he creates as he travels and swims the world over.

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