Longest Streak In Open Water Swimming History

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. John Van Wisse may have the longest winning streak in open water swimming history. For 18 consecutive years, the English Channel swimmer and 3-time Manhattan Island Marathon Swim winner [...]

Open Water Swimming Coaches Around The World

Open Water Swimming Coaches Around The World Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Open water swimming coaches includes individuals who psychologically, physiologically or logistically help, train, aid, educate, motivate or support open water swimmers or [...]

Milk Does A Body Good

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Olympic hero Michael Klim and his former Australian teammate Geoff Huegill will join marathoner John van Wisse and 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic hopeful Sam Sheppard in St Kilda [...]

Look Behind And Below You In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. If there has been anyone involved in open water swimming who has kept their composure, it is Richard Clifford. The practicing attorney from New York City could have panicked [...]

Swim Agelessly In The Open Water

In golf, there is a feat older golfers strive for: to shoot your age. The equivalent in open water swimming is to swim your age. To accomplish this goal, you must complete a swim equal [...]

Harry Raisbeck, A Century Of Excellence

Harry Raisbeck, a member and president of the Black Rock Icebergers in Melbourne, Australia swam 600m daily through winter until his doctor asked him to stop at the age of 95. He frequently did a [...]

Strong Field Prepares For The Big Apple

NYC Swim filled out is 2013 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim field with one its most accomplished groups of marathon swimmers ever. Swimmers are raising money for Breast Cancer Care in Western Australia, Down Syndrome Association [...]

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