What Is A Speedo Streaker?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. A Speedo streaker is an individual - male or female - who walks or runs nonchalantly through public areas dressed solely in swim briefs or jammers (for men) or [...]

Foggle, As Good As Advertised

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The bane of every swimmer is foggy goggles. Squint a bit to let the water seep in and the fog goes away. For a time. Then the goggles fog [...]

Open Water Swimming – Keys To Success

One of the most frustrating things when swimming in any open bodies of water is for your goggles to be foggy or unclear due to residue, oils, sunscreen or lanolin. When traveling, those little bottles [...]

You Are A Newbie Swimmer If…

You know you are part of an emerging global force of swimmers if you... 1. first learned of open water swimming through Facebook or Twitter 2. bought your first pair of goggles and they were [...]

You Are An Old-Time Swimmer If…

You know you are a wily old veteran swimmer if you... 1. can remember swimming an entire workout without goggles 2. came out of workout and remember seeing rings around all the lights 3. can [...]

Most Useful Swimming Inventions Of All Time

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Certain inventions significantly changed the world of aquatic sports. We believe these ten inventions played a significant role in getting the most number of people to swim faster and [...]

The Power Of Observation

When you stand on the seashore or coast line before an open water swim, do you really observe what the open body of water is doing and know what exists below the surface? Do you [...]

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