Cold Half Is A Hot Topic In Hong Kong

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "It was a great day [at the Cold Half in Hong Kong]," reported race director Doug Woodring. "We enjoyed incredibly good weather given that there was ice on the [...]

Hungarian Headlines Hong Kong

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. On January 30th, Attila Mányoki, record holder of the Molokai Channel, will headline a group of 30 marathon swimmers at the 4th Cold Half in Hong Kong from Stanley [...]

The Fortunate 30 In Hong Kong’s Cold Half

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Registration for the Cold Half race on January 30th 2016 is now open. "Solo spots are limited to 30 this year, so interested swimmers should send in their forms [...]

2015 Cold Half

Courtesy of Open Water Asia, Hong Kong. The 9th annual Clean Half Extreme Marathon Swim will be held on October 10th in Hong Kong. The course offers 15 km of waves and wind. The event [...]

Blue Skins Swimming, Sylvia

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 44-year-old Sylvia Marino is a technology consultant from Mill Valley, California. After starting up swimming in her 30s, she has been swimming all over the world, from Utah to [...]

Wearing A Blue Suit To The Office

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Sylvia Marino is on a roll, having completed a 16 hour 38 minute Catalina Channel crossing and, most recently, being the first woman (skin) to attempt the Cold Half [...]

The Cold Hard Facts Of Swimming Straight

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With official's boats looking on and kayakers alongside, no participants took the same line at the 3rd annual 14 km Cold Half marathon swim in Hong Kong. Race director [...]

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