Travesía Interminable By Antonio Argüelles
Courtesy of WOWSA, Mexico City.
The book is about to be published in Spanish.
Steven Munatones says, “The book delves into the inner thoughts, vision, loves, worries, and challenges of Antonio Argüelles.
He describes his colorful, goal-setting life within the dramatic backdrop of becoming the oldest person in history to achieve the Oceans Seven. Viewed ignorantly from an outside perspective, Antonio’s accomplishments are so numerous and his successes so constant throughout his life that it is hard to fathom the numerable obstacles he actually had to overcome. While Antonio is globally respected and admired for his triumphs both on dryland and in the water, the book provides an unknown, inside view of a remarkable person. The book will result in readers respecting this personable icon even more.”
Antonio Argüelles with his wife Lucia. Photo by Paulo Nunes dos Santos.
Argüelles is shown swimming near Palos Verdes Peninsula where he completed a 64.6 km two-way crossing of the Catalina Channel in 24 hours 17 minutes at the age of 60 to join the 24-Hour Club in a photo by Pablo Argüelles Cattori.
Argüelles swam along the coastal sea cliffs where the WOWSA Ocean Fest 10 km swim will be held on October 6th.
Video by Maria Paula Martinez.
Copyright © 2008 – 2019 by World Open Water Swimming Association