Remembering Bob

Remembering Bob Photo courtesy of Bruce Frager. Information courtesy of Ian Emberson, Maui Channel from Lanai to Maui, State of Hawaii. Yesterday among 12 tiger sharks and cross currents, Eney Jones captained an all-star, all-female [...]

History’s Hardest Swimming Workouts

History's Hardest Swimming Workouts Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Some benefits of writing for the Daily News of Open Water Swimming and the monthly Open Water Swimming Magazine is talking with some of history's [...]

Brilliant Barbados Brings Smiles

Courtesy of Kristina Evelyn, Barbados Open Water Festival. After hours of heavy rainfall, the flooded roads around Barbados led to the stopping of public transport. But with the 5th Barbados Open Water Festival scheduled to [...]

Waikiki Much Too Roughwater

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. For only the second time in the past 46 years, the Waikiki Roughwater Swim was cancelled due to unsafe conditions. With large swells relentlessly crashing upon the outer coral [...]

Becca Mann Wins Waikiki Roughwater Swim

Photo and results courtesy of Mike Lewis on behalf of the Waikiki Roughwater Swim, Honolulu, Hawaii. Pre-race favorite Becca Mann came through as the locals and media predicted, but Kareena Lee of Australia pushed her. [...]

Poise Is Power In Open Water Racing

In a competitive open water race or triathlons with a mass start, sometimes athletes get totally boxed in swimming within a large pack, around a turn buoy or even along a straightaway. Veteran open water [...]

Eney Jones, A Very Special Person

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Open water swimmer and coach Eney Jones is one in tune with herself, her community and Mother Nature. In her front yard in Colorado, Boulder Creek sits there in [...]

Swimming In Place With The BOWSWIM

Training in the front yard of Eney Jones in Colorado seems like fun (see below). But what does she use to hold the triathletes and open water swimmers in position as they swim upstream in [...]

Eney’s Endless Endurance Exercise

Some swimmers with significant means build a pool on their property and others invest in an Endless Pool. But open water swimmer and coach Eney Jones is one in tune with nature...and goes a step [...]

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