Croatian Coincidence

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The humble Sandra Bucha will be inducted in the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an Honor Open Water Swimmer in June in Florida to add to her recognition [...]

So Close, Yet So Far

John Laurens took an aerial photo of the English Channel that he sent to his schoolmate David Minty who crossed the English Channel twice, once as a 14-year-old in 1977 (11:36) and a second time [...]

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 [...]

The Heart Of Lions

An interesting bit of trivia researched by Ned Denison on Ireland: nearly 44% of the honorees in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame have swum across the English Channel: Denison is pictured on left [...]

Don Watson To Be Honoured In Cork

Don Watson is one of the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Class of 2013 Honourees. He will be honored in Cork, Ireland at the Global Open Water Swimming Conference. The American pool and open [...]

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