Attila Mányoki Goes 4 For 4

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Last night, it started to sprinkle, then rain, then downpour on the Southern California coast. It was a welcomed respite from the drought that is affecting the western part [...]

James Tout Crosses The Thin Red Line

James Tout Crosses The Thin Red Line Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Four years ago, 62-year-old James Tout of Austin, Texas was a far cry from achieving the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming. [...]

Pete Pettigrew Is A Swell Guy Too

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. When the old guys enter an event, whether it is a marathon run, triathlon or ocean swim, not many people notice. They don't win and they don't come across [...]

James Tout Across The Pacific

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 62-year-old James Tout of Texas can add another endurance event to his athletic resume. In addition to his Triple Crown of Endurance Sports achievement (Hawaiian Ironman + Boston Marathon [...]

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 [...]

Attila To Attempt A Quick Two-Fer

Attila To Attempt A Quick Two-Fer Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Attila Mányoki, who has crossed the English Channel and Tsugaru Channel as well as a number of other marathon swims, will have a [...]

Attacking Open Water Swimmers From Below

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ocean swimmers or their support crews may occasionally experience a shark encounter when they see a shark fin at the water's surface, but most swimmers and their support crew [...]

Tori Gorman Completes The Triple Crown

Courtesy of Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, San Pedro Channel, California. Victoria 'Tori' Gorman of Australia completed a crossing of the Catalina Channel on September 5th in 12 hours 41 minutes to achieve the Triple Crown [...]

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