Tag: World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year

YASU, Rebel With A Cause

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Photo by Kazuhiro Tahara. Yasu Fukuoka, known as YASU, has always been clear of his goals. He wanted to represent Japan at the Olympics - and he achieved his goal, racing in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2012 London Olympics and the 2016 Rio Olympics. But he also wanted to help promote the

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The Forever Swim Is Available

The Forever Swim Is Available Courtesy of Antonio Argüelles, Mexico City. Antonio Argüelles never does anything easy. He found himself on the Stanford University campus after growing up in Mexico. He developed the triathlon market in Mexico. He completed the Oceans Seven at the age of 58 and achieved two Triple Crowns of Open Water Swimming. Now, he

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2019 WOWSA Award Winners Announced

2019 WOWSA Award Winners Announced Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The WOWSA Awards are an annual selection of outstanding individuals and offerings in the following categories: * World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year * World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year * World Open Water Swimming Performance of the Year * World Open Water

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