Scenes From The Past – Suzanne Heim-Bowen

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Back in the English Channel swimming history in 1985, Suzanne Heim-Bowen did a 10 hour 11 minute crossing. 17 people successfully crossed the English Channel that year including some [...]

We Are All Homo Genuses In The Open Water

Connections develop when humans enter the open water that simply do not happen when homo sapiens are on land.While humans are adept at self-expression, the exchange of concepts, the organization of complex social structures from [...]

Learn From An Open Water Hall of Famer

Learn From An Open Water Hall of Famer Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Sally Minty-Gravett, one of the world's most experienced English Channel swimmers, a 2009 World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year [...]

Another Great Year In Jersey

The 2009 Jersey Long Distance Swimming Club had their annual awards ceremony last week. Since its founding 35 years ago, the Club, specifically created to promote long distance sea swimming, has produced 23 English Channel [...]

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