Brotherly Love Turns Dreams Into Reality

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 37-year-old Righardt Krugel from Cape Town, South Africa is planning a unique 360 km stage swim around Mallorca, Spain called the Mallorca 360ยบ. "I started swimming from the young [...]

The 36 Cent Stage Swim

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Richard Halliburton was a well-known American adventurer and writer in the 1920s and 1930s who most famously swam the length of the 77 km Panama Canal over a 10-day [...]

4 Long Days, 4 Longer Swims For Kristin Jones

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge has a wonderful way to showcase veteran and emerging marathon swimmers. Last year, Grace van der Byl swept all four legs of the 4-day stage [...]

Many Miles Longer And Wider Than A Mile

Teacher, author, mother of 4 children and open water swimmer Mimi Hughes will sign copies of her book, Wider Than A Mile, on Saturday, November 10th in Fayettevile, Tennessee at the Book Inn on the [...]

What Do You Call The Bering Strait Swim?

Due to weather and conditions, the Bering Strait Swim was reportedly halted for 10 hours (see report here in the Marathon Swimmers Forum). When Bering Strait Swim is halted in the middle of the relay, [...]

The Hardest Is Open Water Swimming

On August 10th, Dave Cornthwaite will undertake the hardest segment of his Expedition1000 project: a 1000-mile swim down the lower Missouri River running through the middle of America. "It will be the toughest expedition I [...]

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