Gentlemen And Giants Of The Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Gregg Bolsinger completed an 11 hour 22 minute crossing of the English Channel in 2014. The 54-year-old attorney from Cincinnati, Ohio went back to the English Channel again this [...]

Giving Back At The Highest Levels

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The tradition lives. As Stewart Evans volunteered for Ted Erikson's swim from the Farallon Islands in 1967, Ned Denison has encouraged contemporary marathon swimmers to volunteer in greater numbers [...]

Murphy’s Law

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Kevin Murphy has a little saying that he is going for a little dip. It is a little more complicated than that, though. "[Marathon swimming] is a team effort," [...]

Spellbound By Swimmers

Spellbound By Swimmers Courtesy of WOWSA, Isle of Bute, Scotland. When Michael Read, Sally Minty-Gravett, Kevin Murphy and Tom Watch participated in a wonderfully inspirational panel discussion about their swims across the English Channel during [...]

A Quartet Of Heroes and Heroines

A Quartet Of Heroes And Heroines Courtesy of WOWSA, Isle of Bute. Michael Read, Sally Minty-Gravett, Kevin Murphy and Tom Watch participated in a wonderfully inspirational panel discussion about their swims across the English Channel [...]

Earning The Triple Crown Certificate Of Merit

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame issues Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming Certificates of Merit and place each person's record of achievement in the Hall of Fame's [...]

Crème de la Crème Of The Open Water World

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 32 individuals have been selected as Honorees in the Open Water Swimming category in the International Swimming Hall of Fame. These individuals are the crème de la Crème of [...]

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