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Absolutely Awesome Antonio

Courtesy of Nora Toledano, Sandy Beach, Oahu, Hawaii. Antonio Argüelles Díaz-González was expecting a 16-hour crossing of the Molokai Channel today. But he faced some big seas and massive swells along the way. The 2015 [...]

Antonio Argüelles Attempts Fifth Oceans Sevens

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Mexico's Antonio Argüelles Díaz-González will attempt his fifth Oceans Sevens (Siete Mares) swim in the Molokai Channel in Hawaii this week. It will be another channel attempt after he [...]

Cover Girl Crazy

Courtesy of Merle Liivand, Swimera, Estonia. Many open water swimmers have to balance their work, family and training in a carefully maintained schedule that would exhaust most people. Bridgette Hobart Janeczko and Antonio Argüelles are [...]

Low Wood Bay Resort Hotel Was A Grand Site

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Low Wood Bay Resort Hotel & Marina on the shores of Windermere, England was the host venue for the World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA) Awards, presented in partnership [...]

Chilling In The Cold

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Lake District has long attracted swimmers from around the world to its water, some attempting cross-lake swims. But as the decades has passed, two new phenomena have emerged. [...]

Why Swim? Because I Like It

Courtesy of Antonio Argüelles, Honour Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame. In September 2009 I completed the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming in one season and, with that, became the first [...]

A Day In The Life Of Antonio Argüelles

Courtesy of Masayuki Moriya, Ocean Navi who filmed Antonio Argüelles' 12 hour 38 minutes crossing of the Tsugaru Channel in northern Japan between Honshu and Hokkaido. Copyright © 2015 by World Open Water Swimming Association

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