Jessica Kieras On Winning SCAR Swim Challenge

S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge, Roosevelt Lake, Arizona. Jessica Kieras was the fastest swimmer at the 4-day 4-stage SCAR Swim Challenge in Arizona. The 38-year-old from Oregon who won the coveted SCAR Buckle discussed her experiences at [...]

Natação No Mar Does Travessia do Leme ao Pontal

Courtesy of WOWSA, Travessia do Leme ao Pontal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. On April 27th, Natação No Mar with 40-year-old Bruno Tomaz Torres, 34-year-old Edson Ribeiro Ferreira, 53-year-old Julius Sobral Vannier, 32-year-old Lucas Pamplona Vidal, [...]

Stunningly Spectacular! SCAR Swims

Courtesy of S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge, Roosevelt Lake, Arizona. Jessica Kieras swam the fastest cumulative time in 14 hours 43 minutes over four days in the four stages of the S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge to earn the [...]

Kate Sanderson, Jon McKay Warm Up For Korea

Courtesy of Swimming Canada, Governors Beach, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Kate Sanderson and Jon McKay will head the Canadian contingent at the 2019 FINA World Championships that will be held in South Korea in July. [...]

Sunset Starts SCAR

Courtesy of S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge, Roosevelt Lake, Arizona. Sunset indicates the start time of Day 4 of the S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge on Roosevelt Lake in Arizona After 15.2 km across Saguaro Lake on Day 1, [...]

First Recorded Swim In The News, London 1791

Courtesy of Captain Tim Johnson, PE, History of Open-Water Marathon Swimming. Captain Tim Johnson, PE, author of the History of Open-Water Marathon Swimming, wrote about the first recorded swim in a newspaper article: The public [...]

S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge Breeds Toughness

Courtesy of S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge, Apache Lake, Arizona. Catherine Breed is training for a crossing of the notorious North Channel between Northern Ireland and Scotland, but she took a workout detour to the American southwest [...]

Musing And Marathoning With Myatt

Courtesy of John Myatt, English Channel between England and France. Together with Mark Leighton in 2018, John Myatt completed the first double crossing of the English Channel by a two-person male relay and they swam [...]

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