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Bill Welzien, Believe It Or Not

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The local Ripley's Believe It or Not! museum in Key West, Florida is interested in making a display about Bill Welzien's marathon swimming [...]

Bill Welzien Is Down To Lucky 13

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Bill Welzien has been steadily chugging towards history's longest Century Swim. With his most recent 12.5-mile (20.1 km) circumnavigation swim of Key West in Florida, he is 13 swims [...]

2016 Swims Around Key West By Bill Welzien

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. As of December 15th, Bill Welzien swam another 13 circumnaviga- tion solo swims around Key West in 2016, bringing his lifetime total to 86. With the goal of matching [...]

#75 Diamond Swim Is In The Books

Courtesy of Bill Welzien, Swim Around Key West, Florida. Bill Welzien completed his 75th Diamond Swim in 6 hours 15 minutes on June 4th at the 40th Annual Swim Around Key West. "The days leading [...]

Seth Kurtz Set To Defend Title In Key West

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 185 swimmers from 7 countries and 29 American states will compete in the 40th Annual Swim Around Key West this Saturday beginning on Smathers Beach. Participants in the 12.5-mile [...]

Bill Welzien Goes For His Diamond Swim

Bill Welzien Goes For His Diamond Swim Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Floridian Bill Welzien complete his #74th (20.1 km / 12.5-mile) circumnavigations around Key West on May 21st in 6 hours 52 minutes. [...]

Bill Welzien Accomplishes #73 Around Key West

Bill Welzien Accomplishes #73 Around Key West Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With Theodore Yach completing his Century Swim (100th crossing) across Robben Island earlier this year, and Kathie Hewko closing in on her [...]

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