The Vision Of Ouma

The Vision Of Ouma Courtesy of WOWSA, Bizerte, Tunisia. Ouma, or swimming in the sea, is a concept being pushed locally and nationally in Tunisia by visionary Nejib Belhedi. The growing program brings hundreds of [...]

Nejib Belhedi Inspires A Nation Of Future Swimmers

Nejib Belhedi Inspires A Nation Of Future Swimmers Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Hang around the shores of Dover or Sandycove Island in Cork, Ireland and swimmers are surrounded by like-minded athletes, coaches, trainers, [...]

Dancing In The Water To Music

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Matthew Moseley swam shore-to-shore to the sound of music across Lake Pontchartrain in 14 hours 55 minutes, an historic swimming first. Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Wayne Ewing used Moseley's traverse [...]

Safety First

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jim Anderson of Honolulu, Hawaii was inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame as an Honour Administrator at the 2014 International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame on [...]

Cold On The Outside, Warm On The Inside

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. One of the most remarkable ice swimmers in the world is Jackie Cobell. Gritty and determined, personable and extroverted, the warm-hearted English channel swimmer has all the tools necessary [...]

Spellbound By Swimmers

Spellbound By Swimmers Courtesy of WOWSA, Isle of Bute, Scotland. When Michael Read, Sally Minty-Gravett, Kevin Murphy and Tom Watch participated in a wonderfully inspirational panel discussion about their swims across the English Channel during [...]

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