Diana Nyad, Xtreme Dreamer

Diana Nyad was among the 15 selected nominees for the 2012 World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year that were announced today. [Read more...] Copyright © 2012 by World Open Water Swimming Association

Pat Gallant-Charette Completes Tsugaru Channel

On her second attempt of the Tsugaru Channel, Maine resident and full-time nurse Pat Gallant-Charette successfully crossed in 19 hours 36 minutes under relatively calm conditions according to her blog. She began the swim at [...]

Tsugaru Channel Challenges

Craig Lenning, who has successfully crossed the North Channel, the English Channel, the Catalina Channel and Lake Tahoe as well as completed the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim and 24-mile Tampa Bay Marathon Swim, took his [...]

Oldies But Goodies In The Open Water

The members of the Half Century Club prove that some things do get better with age. Even if the weather does not cooperate. This year, 72-year-old George Thornton, a psychology professor at Colorado State University, [...]

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