Open Water Swimming
Ventura Woman to Swim 19 Miles for Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Fundraiser Noozhawk.com
Rachel Horn, 32, will swim across the Santa Barbara Channel after completing a shorter, 12-mile swim for charity last year
Source: Ventura Woman to Swim 19 Miles for Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Fundraiser | Local News – Noozhawk.com
USA Swimming Open Water Nationals Start Friday at Castaic Lake
Team USA 2016 Olympians Haley Anderson and Jordan Wilimovsky highlight the field of the 2017 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships.
Warning period ends, but Long Beach lifeguards still looking for sharks
A juvenile great white shark swims off the coast of Huntington Beach on Saturday, July 23, 2016. Officials issued a safety advisory after some juvenile sharks were spotted near Long Beach. File. (Photo courtesy Taylor Nelson)
Long Beach lifeguards will continue to keep an eye out for sharks, but an absence of sightings through Tuesday means the end of an advisory period requiring signs to warn beachgoers of potential shark encounters. The Long Beach Fire Department announced the end of the advisory period with a Facebook post made about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday. City lifeguards work for the department’s Marine Safety Division. READ MORE…..
The Great Canadian Swim Tour
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Source: The Great Canadian Swim Tour
Utah man dies following swimming incident at Sand Hollow State Park |
Airmen will take to the sea in English Channel swim attempt – News – Stripes
It’s not the first time the two Air Force doctors have trained for a high endurance challenge. But attempting to swim across the 21-mile English Channel later this month, struggling against frigid water and buffeting tides, will be the culmination of two years of training.
Source: Airmen will take to the sea in English Channel swim attempt – News – Stripes
Endurance swimmer cancels record swim attempt due to winds
Woman Begins Historic Sacramento-To-San Francisco Bay Swim
Endurance athlete Nick Thomas dies in attempt to swim Channel | Sport | The Guardian
45-year-old got into difficulty in the water near Calais while was taking part in London-to-Paris Enduroman event
Source: Endurance athlete Nick Thomas dies in attempt to swim Channel | Sport | The Guardian
Locals swim the Red River to promote water safety
Group showcases the importance of swimming by crossing the Red River
UPDATE: Disqualification lifted for Chattanooga’s Sean Ryan in O –
Would Katie Ledecky ever consider open water swimming? | NBC Olympics
Katie Ledecky swept the 200m, 400m and 800m freestyle gold medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics
Source: Would Katie Ledecky ever consider open water swimming? | NBC Olympics
Beware of seaweed, warns father of teen who drowned in Manitoba lake
Swimming Bans In Place At Five Ocean County Beaches – Toms River, NJ Patch
Two saltwater sites and three freshwater sites remain affected by a spike in levels after last weekend’s heavy rains.
Source: Swimming Bans In Place At Five Ocean County Beaches – Toms River, NJ Patch