Torrens Twosome Training For Peak And Pond

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 32-year-old Adam Torrens will attempt to complete the Peak and Pond Challenge (Mount Everest + English Channel) within one year. "It’s a pretty massive challenge," sums up Nick Adams [...]

2 Boys, 2 Hours On, 2 Hours Off

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Luke Birch swam across the English Channel in 2010 under the tutelage of International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honour Swimmer Nick Adams in 14 hours 45 minutes at [...]

Nick Adams Keep It Brief About His Long Swims

Nick Adams was formally inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame due to his storied career as a channel swimmer and administrator. Characteristically cool and handsomely humble, Adam kept his acceptance speech as [...]

Nick Adams On Dealing With Little People

Nick Adams, who started channel swimming as a teenager, gave a presentation at the 2013 Global Open Water Swimming Conference on how to develop the next generation for open water swimmers. "I started in 1992 [...]

Nova Masters Triple Crown In The Pool

All kinds of swim teams and swimmers did their 100x100s (one hundred one hundreds or century swim) in December. Under the leadership of Michael Collins, the Nova Masters swimmers of Irvine, California puts a different [...]

Channel Swimmers’ Chat Group

The most hallowed waterway in the world has its own virtual community online. The Channel Swimmers' Chat Group is a healthy, active, inspirational corner of the Internet where thoughts, advice, updates and information are made [...]

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