Never Giving Up and Doing The Oceans Seven

To kick off the Global Open Water Swimming Conference, Stephen Redmond and Anna-Carin Nordin gave a fascinating swim-by-swim description of their Oceans Seven achievement. The audience was in total rapture. “I had this perfect day, [...]

The Pioneering Spirit Of Steven Black

At the reception at the Cork City Hall, pioneers and adventurers were as omnipresent as the glasses in the hand. Stephen Redmond (left), the Oceans Seven pioneer, and Steven Black of Sandycove Island fame, were [...]

Defeating Oceans Seven In Cork

Defeating Oceans Seven, the story of Stephen Redmond's battle to achieve the Oceans Seven produced by Wolfgang Merkel and documented by Red Bull Media House, will be shown at the 2013 Global Open Water Swimming [...]

Hypothermia Fears Stall Swim To Wales

When Ireland's Stephen Redmond does not finish a swim, you can guarantee a few things: (1) nature was beastly, and (2) plans are immediately hatched for a rematch or another swim. In yesterday's Ireland to [...]

What Is That Whistling?

Stephen Redmond hear the sounds in the Molokai Channel. Numerous others have heard similar sounds in the Strait of Gibraltar and across the Catalina Channel during their channel swimmers. The sounds of the whales were [...]

Film To Premiere At Global Open Water Conference

Oswald Schmidt and Paschal Horgan, organisers of the Global Open Water Swimming Conference in Cork, Ireland, announced the showing of the documentary film Defeating Oceans Seven starring Stephen Redmond, to the participants in the conference [...]

The Journey Continues Across Channels

What is truly admirable among endurance athletes and marathon swimmers is their passion and interest in the success of their colleagues, comrades and compatriots. Fast or slow, young or old, newbie or veteran, the open [...]

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