Samuel Neri Is 80th Tripler Crowner

Samuel Neri of Mexico completed his Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming on September 3rd. After two successful Catalina Channel crossings in 2011 and 2013, a Manhattan Island Marathon Swim circumnavigation in 2011, and this [...]

+ Pool, Kicking Start A Pool In A River

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. + Pool is being funded by hundreds and, possibly, thousands of people around the world via Kickstarter. Three friends, Dong, Archie and Jeff believe that any open body of [...]

I Could Cry Now When I Think About It

It was quite an adventure during this year's Manhattan Island Marathon Swim where a majority of the swimmers had to be boat assisted. Ellery McGowan, the oldest person in the 28.5-mile circumnavigation of Manhattan Island [...]

Ellery McGowan Is All Smiles In New York

Although the official results of yesterday's Manhattan Island Marathon Swim have yet to be announced, the teammates and swimmers from Surrey, United Kingdom were ecstatic yesterday with the swim by Ellery McGowan, the oldest person [...]

Katy Dooley Does 1-2-3 To Join Triple Crown

1...2...3. That is what it took for 46-year-old Katy Dooley of Austin, Texas to achieve the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming at today's Manhattan Island Marathon Swim. The Texas swimmer crossed the 20.2-mile Catalina [...]

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