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Trio Tandem Completes Anacapa Circumnavigation

Courtesy of Oceanswimmr, Anacapa Island, California. On November 4th, Ned Denison was sandwiched between two women Liz Fry and Fionnuala Walsh on their tandem circumnavigation swim around Anacapa Island off the California coast in 65°F [...]

Multi-tasking Marathoner

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ned Denison is renowned for juggling several things on his plate as he continues to swim around the world. Organizing the Cork Distance Week, working in the IT industry, [...]

Warehousing Your Own Internal Lane Lines

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Skip Storch, a 2009 Honour Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame once swam three non-stop circumnavigations of Manhattan Island. He described a fundamental difference between pool [...]

Liz Fry, A Role Model Extraordinaire

Photo courtesy of April Dominguez. Race founder Kent Nicholas recalls a story about Elizabeth Fry at the recent 4-day 41.7 miles (66.9 km) S.C.A.R. stage swim that not only epitomizes the sense of community that [...]

Elizabeth Fry Blows The Minds Of Veterans

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Imagine a sport where a 57-year-old women sets the bar. Imagine a sport where a 57-year-old blows the mind of some of the best endurance athletes in the world. [...]

Chanel Across The Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Retired U.S. Navy Commander Vicki Fischbeck is one tough lady. Like her teammates. A retired navy pilot, she flew numerous aircraft over her career, from the single-engine T-34 trainer [...]

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