Orienteering In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Channel swimming, marathon swimming, ice swimming, and various other niche areas of open water swimming from expedition swimming to sea trekking have taken off all over the world. Whether [...]

Differences In Governing Bodies

With the growth of open water swimming around the world, there are also a growing number of governing bodies, associations, sanctioning body and federations that are being founded to oversee solo swims, races and relays [...]

Tyumen Winter Swimming Championships In Siberia

The Tyumen extreme swimming championships schedule is as follows: The 2-day winter swimming championship starts on December 15th, but swimmers must register the day before on December 14th. On the 14th, Ram Barkai, Ryan Stramrood [...]

Exploring Extremes, Swimming In Siberia

Ram Barkai, Ryan Stramrood and Kieron Palframan will be heading to Siberia in mid-winter for a swim in a frozen river. Without their fellow International Ice Swimming Association co-founders Toks Viviers and Andrew Chin, the [...]

Swim With Dan

Dan Martin will cross the Atlantic Ocean the hard way - and many say, the right way - no wetsuit, no floating on currents and starting every swim on every new day from the exact [...]