From Charles Chapman, Jr. To Ed Accura

Courtesy of A Film Called Blacks Can’t Swim, Mysterex. Charlie Chapman, Jr. aka The Tuna completed a 1981 crossing of the English Channel in 12 hours 30 minutes at the age of 27 [see videos [...]

Buc Buchanan Saving Lives

The Prevent Drowning Foundation of San Diego from John B. Productions, Inc. on Vimeo. Courtesy of University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California. Greg 'Buc' Buchanan played water polo at the University of California [...]

Mak Chun-kong Knows No Limits

Courtesy of South China Morning Post, Murmansk, Russia. Dr. Mak Chun-kong got in and out of the ice water at the 3rd International Ice Swimming Association World Championship held in Murmansk, Russia this past March. [...]

Unpredictability Drives Fan Interest

Courtesy of Konstantin Grigorishin, International Swimming League. At today's press conference on the inaugural season of the International Swimming League, owner Konstantin Grigorishin said something that was very obvious and so relevant for elite open [...]

Raising Above The Clouds In Shizuoka

Courtesy of Shigemi Yoshimura, La la la Sun Beach, Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan. With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games coming up, open water swimming in Japan will gain greater and greater attention. With dozens of events [...]

15 km Gran Fondo Bocche di Bonifacio

Courtesy of Alessandro Pilati, Strait of Bonifacio, Italy. The Gran Fondo Bocche di Bonifacio will be held on September 19th in Santa Teresa Gallura in Sardinia, Italy. Pilati describes the 15 km coastal swim, “The [...]

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