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Training In The Midwest For Molokai

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Douglas McConnell will face whales, sharks, jellyfish, giant ocean swells, salt water, tropical heat, Portuguese man o war, whitecaps that can crest over 2 meters, and a whole host [...]

Absolutely Awesome Antonio

Courtesy of Nora Toledano, Sandy Beach, Oahu, Hawaii. Antonio Argüelles Díaz-González was expecting a 16-hour crossing of the Molokai Channel today. But he faced some big seas and massive swells along the way. The 2015 [...]

Antonio Argüelles Attempts Fifth Oceans Sevens

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Mexico's Antonio Argüelles Díaz-González will attempt his fifth Oceans Sevens (Siete Mares) swim in the Molokai Channel in Hawaii this week. It will be another channel attempt after he [...]

Romano Mombelli Hit From Head To Toe

Courtesy of Steve Haumschild, out in the Molokai Channel, Hawaii. Swiss marathon swimmer Romano Mombelli was hit head to toe with Portuguese man of war during his Molokai Channel crossing that started last night. "He [...]

A Swimmer In Need Is A Friend Indeed

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Instead of swimming from Molokai to Oahu, Dr. Harry Huffaker visited a swimming buddy, Audy Kimura. Kimura recalls, "Conditions were just too dangerous even for an International Marathon Swimming [...]

Mányoki Manhandles Molokai

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Attila Mányoki has been recently tearing through the Oceans Seven channels at a fast rate. Last year, then then 31-year-old completed the third fastest crossing of the Tsugaru Channel [...]

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