The Ties That Bind In A Small World

There are several hot spots of open water swimming around the world. From Melbourne and the Serpentine to Cape Town and Honolulu, these are wonderful oases where open water swimmers can find like-minded athletes and [...]

A Stamp Of Approval For Faros Maratón

The Faros Maratón was honored with an official postage stamp in Croatia. The annual Croatian International Long Distance Swimming Championships, a 16 km professional race from Stari Grad to Faros, was recognized by the International [...]

Hydration Hiccup

Olivier Ervyn, a Belgian who creates spectacular documentary photography, captured Alexander Studzinski trying to grab some hydration during the middle of the 2013 Faros Maratón in Croatia. Studzinski, the eventual winner of the 16 km [...]

Navigating With Nacho

Olivier Ervyn, a Belgian who creates spectacular documentary photography in Africa, took some time off and instead captured great imagery at the 2013 Faros Maratón in Croatia. Nacho Grignaschi, coach of Argentina's professional marathon swimmer [...]

Feeding For Faros

Olivier Ervyn, a Belgian who creates documentary photography, captured some great images at the 2013 Faros Maratón in Croatia. Alexander Studzinski, winner of the 16 km marathon swim, was fed by his fiancée Beatrix Eisel. [...]

Making Decisions At The Faros Maratón

Christine Jennings set the course record at the 16 km Faros Maratón, but she made some ultimately clever decisions and made up some valuable time along the way. Fellow American competitor Lexie Kelly who finished [...]

Doctor Outpaces Daughter At Faros Maratón

Dr. Josip Aralica and his 16-year-old daughter Lucija, swam the 38th annual Faros Maratón together. Not stroke-for-stroke, but it was a friendly match race with the professional marathon swim in Croatia. This was Josip's third [...]

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