Demographic Differences Between Triathlon And Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Gary Roethenbaugh of MultiSport Research completed a global triathlon participation survey on behalf of the International Triathlon Union. His findings were quite interesting, especially since many triathletes participate in [...]

The Chase Was On To Bilinga

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 48-year-old Bruckner Chase became one of only 3 Americans to complete the 41.5 km Coolangatta Gold, Australia’s toughest Ironman competition. Six hours 30 minutes after struggling against swollen seas, [...]

Jersey Boy Showcased In The Coolangatta Gold

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. John Palmer, Executive Producer of the famous Coolangatta Gold competition in Australia has plenty of lifesaving superstars to choose from for this year's television broadcast to be shown on [...]

Behind The Scenes Of Baywatch With Alexandra Paul

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Baywatch was one of the most popular American television shows during the 1990s. The show was syndicated worldwide and featured David Hasselhoff and openwater swimmer Alexandra Paul. The TV [...]

Casey Kammel Turns Tragedy Into Triumph

On August 20th, 1994, a relaxing Hawaiian vacation ended suddenly when Casey Kammel hit his head diving into shallow water of a pool and broke his neck. He sank motionless. Having crushed his C4 vertebrae, [...]

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