A Long Night Swimming Across Lake George

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. What do American President Thomas Jefferson and U.S. Olympic marathon swimmer Alex Meyer have in common? A love of Lake George in New York. President Jefferson said in 1791, [...]

Chloë McCardel Achieves Her Goal

Courtesy of McCardel Media, North Ryde, Australia. Australian marathon swimmer Chloë McCardel become the first person to swim 126 km unassisted in open water under Marathon Swimmers Federation rules. Taking 42 hours 30 minutes, the [...]

Whose Record Will Chloë McCardel Break?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 29-year-old Chloë McCardel is accompanied by Dave Barra and Brianne Yeates of the Marathon Swimmers Federation on today's 127 km (78.9-mile) ocean swim attempt in the Bahamas. So far, [...]

Ned Denison Is Swimming On Cloud Nine

Ned Denison embodies the spirit of open water swimming 365 days of the year. He not only possesses the spirit of adventure, tenacity and perseverance that open water swimmers are known for, but he also [...]

Better East Than West

As the international group of dozens of swimmers, kayakers, volunteers, and organizers hike their way to the Saguaro Lake in the desert oasis of Arizona, they have to deal with not only the desert footing, [...]

S.C.A.R. To Begin Tomorrow

"Once I get going in the water, I am ready to go," explains Dave Barra who cracked a rib hiking down to the start of the first swim on Day One of last year's inaugural [...]

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