Places To Swim – Molokai

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Many ocean swimmers around the world tackle the Waikiki Roughwater Swim, the Maui Channel Swim and one of the 9 channels of the Hawaiian Islands (Auau, Kalohi, Alalakeiki, Pailolo, [...]

Cameron Keith Crushes Ka’iwi

Interview courtesy of Mackenzie Miller from Newport Beach, California. Photo shows Cameron Keith with his escort kayaker Jeff Kozlovich. The Moloka’i Channel, also known as the Ka’iwi Channel, is 26 miles (42 km) of currents, [...]

Being Followed In Hawaii’s Kalohi Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "Bob Luce thought it was a good idea if my daughter Kristin Collins Galbreaith and I would become the first mother-daughter channel swimmers in Hawaii back in 1978," recalls [...]

Steve Minaglia, Pioneering Pailolo Two-Way

On November 30th, Dr. Steve Minaglia completed an 11 hour 10 minute two-way crossing of the Pailolo Channel between the islands of Molokai and Maui. Escorted by pilot Paul Luuwai from Maui and paddle boarder [...]

Katie Benoit Is A Heroine In The Water

In 2012, a massive hail storm flooded an intersection near the Citadel Mall in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Katie Benoit jumped into action. Being the experienced swimmer that she is, Benoit selflessly entered the rising, freezing [...]

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