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Ted Erikson To Be Honored By IIT

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. There are numerous people in the open water swimming world who are just off-the-charts crazy smart: Dr. Peter Attia, Dr. George Tidmarsh, Dr. Angel Yanagihara, Dr. Edith van Dijk, [...]

When Sharks Circle

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Just as Simon Dominguez was cruising along on his 27th mile and nearing his goal of the Farallon Islands, a crew member saw a Great White Shark circling and [...]

Tiger Twins Take Two

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "I had the Guinness Book to show me what was possible," recalls butterflyer Vicki Keith. "I moved forward with the assumption that if they could do it, so could [...]

Vote For Duality: The War For Existence

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ted Erikson, now 87, may be swimming a little less, less fast, and less often, but he is still quite active intellectually, pecking away at his keyboard and working [...]

Swimming Smarts, Trick Or Truth

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ted Erikson, now 87, may be swimming a little less, less fast, and less often, but he is still one of the smartest people in the open water. Erikson [...]

Mystical Marathon Man From The Mountains

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The sport of open water swimming has a mystical, magical man who honors and adds to the history of the sport whenever he descends from his mountain residence in [...]

Jon Erikson Needs Good Cheer

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jon Erikson, trained by Rosemary George, is shown emerging from the English Channel at the age 14 finishing in 11 hours 23 minutes on August 12th 1969. Erikson was [...]

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