Petar Stoychev Takes A Major First Step In The Cold

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Petar Stoychev of Bulgaria and Christof Wandratsch were rivals in professional marathon swims and across the English Channel. The mighty duo are among the fastest channel swimmers in history, [...]

Rostislav Vitek Breaks Ice Mile Record

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Rostislav Vitek is a professional open water swimmer from the Czech Republic. A multi-versatile athlete, he competes in the 5 km, 10 km and 25 km races and finished [...]

Wandi Really Ready

Courtesy of WOWSA, in Lapland Lake Semenovskoye, Russia. Athletes at the Olympics, world championships and major international events are required to gather in the ready room, a designated indoor or outdoor area or indoor room [...]

Ice Swimming German Open In Wöhrsee

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ice Swimming German Open, the 1st Aqua Sphere Ice Swimming competition will be held on January 9th to 11th 2015 in Wöhrsee, Burghausen. Touted as the most important ice [...]

Gen X Elevates Expectations Across The Seas

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. When Kirsten Cameron [shown on left], Christof Wandratsch, Steve West, Andrew Chamberlain, Bernie Zeruhn [shown below on boat deck], and Dave Warren [shown below in goggles] gathered together on [...]

Christof Wandratsch Sets Off Blistering Pace

Photo courtesy of Wayne Soutter soon heading out to the English Channel. Christof Wandratsch set off a blistering pace on the EC6 relay (Total Immersion in the English Channel) this morning. "Christof wants lots of [...]

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