Stage 6 Takes 6 For Capri Djatiasmoro

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Capri Djatiasmoro completed Stage 6 of the recent 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York. She took 6 hours 1 minute to swim 15.7 miles (25.2 km) from [...]

Swimming In Stages Down The Hudson River

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Race director Rondi Davies summed up Stage 6 at the longest swimming race in the world, the 6th annual 7-day, 7-stage 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York, [...]

Goose Bumps While Swimming 8 Bridges

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "I got goose bumps swimming under the George Washington bridge and seeing the beginning of the Manhattan skyline. [It was] absolutely incredible," said Steve Gruenwald at the 15.7-mile (25.2 [...]

Top Duo Duel Each Other And Weather

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. It was a classic mano-a-mano battle against the only two swimmers left: 23-year-old Paige Christie [shown above] and 51-year-old Cheryl Reinke. Christie got the upper hand over her veteran [...]

Four For Cheryl Reinke At 8 Bridges

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Over the Stage 4, Cheryl Reinke set a new course record in 4 seconds with a 4 hour 10 minute victory. Reinke [shown above] extended her overall lead to [...]

Elena Pavlova Swimming From Ukraine To New York

Photos courtesy of Bailey Photography. Article courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 26-year-old Elena Pavlova of Brooklyn, New York completed the 18.3-mile (29.4 km) Stage 1 leg of the 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim. But [...]

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