Dramatic Daring Double By Fast And Frozen

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The 'Fast and Frozen' 2-way North Channel relay team completed its unprecedented journey across the North Channel from Ireland to Scotland to Ireland. The team of famed ice swimmers [...]

Attempting A 210 km Swim From Taiwan To China

Courtesy of Ryan Stramrood, somewhere between Taiwan Strait between Taiwan and mainland China. In 2007, South Africa's Ryan Stramrood received an unexpected email while sitting in his office in South Africa. "I didn't have much [...]

How Low Can They Go?

How Low Can They Go? Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. With Bhakti Sharma's recent Antarctica swim generating waves of congratulations across India, where does her 41-minute 1.4-mile swim in 1ºC water rank in the [...]

Ryan Stramrood At The Bottom Of The World

Courtesy of Ryan Stramrood of Cape Town, South Africa who completed a 32-minute ice mile amid scattered ice blocks, large icebergs, orcas, and leopard seals with Ram Barkai, Kieron Palframan, Toks Viviers, Andrew Chin and [...]

Tough Hardened Adventurers Of South Africa

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Night Jar Travel offers comprehensive guides to South Africa via a magazine and destination guide. It also sponsors a Night Jar Adventurers of the Year award in South Africa. [...]

Where Landmarks Are Pure Snowy White

Where Landmarks Are Pure Snowy White Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. Most people call the ice chunks at the bottom of the Earth icebergs. The men of the Antarctic Circle Ice Challenge - Ram [...]

Fearless And Frozen At The Bottom Of The World

Fearless And Frozen At The Bottom Of The World Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. The incredibly adventurous men of the Antarctic Circle Ice Challenge - Ram Barkai, Andrew Chin, Toks Viviers, Kieron Palframan, Ryan [...]

Supermen Swim Past Icebergs, Orcas At Bottom Of World

Supermen Swim Past Icebergs, Orcas At Bottom Of World Courtesy of Ram Barkai, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. Ice chunks, icebergs, the Drake Passage, leopard seals, orcas, stiff winds, unexpected delays, Antarctic waters...apparently nothing can apparently stop [...]

Bob Bowman Loves Deck-ups And Ins And Outs Too

World Open Water Swimming Association-certified coaches understand the value of pull-outs and ins-and-outs for athletes who compete in triathlons and open water swims with on-the-shore finishes. Pull-outs (also called deck-ups or pull-ups) are a pool [...]

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