Nominees For The 2015 WOWSA Awards

Nominees For The 2015 WOWSA Awards Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The nominees of the annual World Open Water Swimming Awards are always an heroic and impressive group of individuals with exceptional exploits, histories [...]

Susan Simmons Keeps Swimming Stronger

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 49-year-old Susan Simmons of Canada was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis nearly 20 years ago. She took to swimming nine years ago to help manage the disease and it has [...]

What A Year She Had, Sylvia Rybárová

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The nominees for the World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year are always an heroic and impressive group of individuals with exceptional exploits, histories and lifestyles. Their long [...]

Edith Van Dijk Did It All

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Dr. Edith van Dijk has done it all, from the pool and classroom to open bodies of water around the world. She is a mother, a Ph.D., an Olympian, [...]

What Are The Chances Of Co-Champions? Part 1

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 2014 was a highly unusual year in the professional marathon swimming world. Not only was there a tie, in the Traversée Internationale du [...]

Sharon Van Rouwendaal Goes From Long To Short

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Royal Dutch Swimming Federation, Koninklijke Nederlandse Zwembond (KNZB), announced Sharon van Rouwendaal is part of the Dutch national team participating in the 2014 FINA Short Course World Championships [...]

Kimberley Chambers Is All Over The Map

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Adobe, the large Silicon Valley leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions, is justifiably proud of its Experience Design (XD) communications manager Kimberley Chambers. The two-time World Open [...]

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