Ben Hooper To Swim Across The Atlantic

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ben Hooper is a British open water swimmer who served with the military and police. A multi-faceted swimmer, he also writes fiction and is a free diver, PADI scuba [...]

Old School Shark Shield

Anytime anyone anywhere spends 133 hours in the ocean, traversing a total of nearly 5,000 km, they are bound to run into all kinds of marine life. Jennifer Figge knows that, especially when she does [...]

Kids Can Say The Cutest Things

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jennifer Figge is about to embark on another stage swim across the Atlantic Ocean. But before she left for Cape Verde off the coast of western coast of Africa, [...]

Shark Shields In The Rottnest Channel Swim

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Earlier in the week, the Daily News of Open Water Swimming posted a review of the use of electronic shark shields in various open water swimming venues and channels [...]

Shout-out For Shark Shield

The Oceans Seven presents all kinds of obstacles to overcome: distances, tides, currents, waves, wind, sunburn, jellyfish, language barriers, logistical considerations, costs, extreme water temperatures, night swimming and marine life. Stephen Redmond is in Molokai [...]