Smiling In The Bay

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "It is a beautiful day out in Aquatic Park [in San Francisco, California] with Kim [Chambers]," wrote Darren Miller. It is not often that two Oceans Seven swimmers train [...]

24 Hour Swim Relay In San Francisco

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ned Denison is not the only swimmer traveling around the world to test himself for 24 hours in San Francisco Bay this weekend. "We have about 50 swimmers," says [...]

Jeff Everett Wondering What Comes Next

Courtesy of 54-year-old Jeff Everett, who has completed three Oceans Seven channels. Jeff Everett has completed three Oceans Seven channels (English Channel, Catalina Channel and the Strait of Gibraltar) after his 50th birthday. He explains [...]

The Look Of The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Kelley Prebil has been swimming all her life. She loves the water. Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, she is a member the Oak Streakers of [...]

Aquatic Park Update

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Last week, the open water swimming community was shocked and saddened with the plans of the U.S. federal government and commercial interests to move the ferry service to Alcatraz [...]

Where Were These Seawater Pools?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Imagine gigantic pools, fed by sea water, sitting on a majestic stretch of coastline. Imagine being an open water swimmer who could train in sea water, both in pools [...]

24 Hours Of Swimming In 4 Minutes

Video of the 2015 24 Hour Swim Relay courtesy of Lisa Amorao, Cathy Harrington, Laura Leahy, Anne Whalen McLindon, Melissa King and Suzie Dods from Aquatic Park in San Francisco Bay." Copyright © 2015 by [...]

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