Bill Goding, Michael Miller Honored In Hawaii

Courtesy of Mackenzie Miller, Long Beach, California. With the first known attempted channel crossing happened in 1939, it was only the beginning of a new era. When Keo Nakama accomplished his crossing of the Ka’iwi [...]

Fins Up In The Maui Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 62-year-old Bill Goding [shown above], Quinn Riordan and Masa from Japan swam a three-man solo crossing from Lanai Island to Maui across the Maui Channel this afternoon in a [...]

One Wild Ride

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. After being driven from the Molokai Channel last year by a menacing shark, Warren Wild of Albuquerque, New Mexico made his second attempt. Last week, he started at 6 [...]

Ka’iwi Channel Swimmers Association Grows

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Bill Goding and Linda Kaiser started the Ka'iwi Channel Swimmers Association and are offering certificates to all 28 of the past successful swimmers of the 26-mile Molokai Channel. "We [...]

Katie Benoit Is A Heroine In The Water

In 2012, a massive hail storm flooded an intersection near the Citadel Mall in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Katie Benoit jumped into action. Being the experienced swimmer that she is, Benoit selflessly entered the rising, freezing [...]

The Protective Cocoon Of An Escort Crew

Sitting in an escort boat observing Penny Palfrey attempt to swim 72 miles between the islands of Oahu and Kauai, we knew the distance was outlandishly far. If successful, Palfrey would rewrite all possibilities of [...]

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