What Is On The Menu In The Open Water?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Gary Emich, an open water swimming stalwart and icon in San Francisco Bay, talked about the issue of potential shark encounters over his long career of swimming, organizing and [...]

When Sharks Appear In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Night Train Swimmer Simon Dominguez is scheduled to swim out from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands. We asked skipper Vito Bialla about his July 27th attempt [...]

Don’t Look Down If You Don’t Like White

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Sharks have been inhabiting the world's oceans for hundreds of millions of years. They are everywhere and most often go sight unseen. But the denizens of the deep are [...]

Night Train Swimmers To Swim Around The Farallones

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Where there are islands, there are always open water swimmers who dream. Big or small, tropical or uninhabited, there are hundreds of thousands of potential circumnavigation swims around the [...]

The Night Before And The Wind Is Howling

Julian Rusinek will be departing the California mainland on the Blue Fin late tonight from Ventura for his unprecedented one-way and two-way attempt between the islands of San Miguel and Santa Rosa in the California [...]

72 Times And Counting

A leader in the water and in the boardroom. South African Theodore Yach is at 72 and counting. Yach has for more than four decades completed a solo swim from Robben Island to Cape Town [...]

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