Kane Is Able, A Convincing Case Of Competitiveness

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Public pressure and a convincing case of competitiveness empowered Kane Radford to successfully appeal and overturn the initial decision of Swimming New Zealand to keep him from participating in [...]

Olympic Déjà Vu For Kane Radford

Photo courtesy of Simon Watts, New Zealand Ocean Swim Series. Back in 2008, Daniel Katzir qualified for the Olympic marathon swim, but was not allowed to compete in Beijing by the Israeli Swimming Federation. Similarly [...]

Contracting Diseases In The Open Water

Water-related disease information courtesy of Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia. Lynne Cox and the New York Times called for the movement of the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim from Copacabana Beach at the 2016 Rio [...]

If Not Copacabana Beach, Then Where?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Since Lynne Cox in her bell-ringing article recently posted in the New York Times [see here] has called for the IOC and FINA to change the venue of the [...]

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