Open Water Swimming

Comments Off on Ventura Woman to Swim 19 Miles for Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Fundraiser Noozhawk.com

Ventura Woman to Swim 19 Miles for Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Fundraiser Noozhawk.com

Posted by | August 26, 2017 | Open Water Swimming

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

Comments Off on USA Swimming Open Water Nationals Start Friday at Castaic Lake

USA Swimming Open Water Nationals Start Friday at Castaic Lake

Posted by | May 16, 2017 | Open Water Swimming

Team USA 2016 Olympians Haley Anderson and Jordan Wilimovsky highlight the field of the 2017 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships.

Source: Read More..https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com

Comments Off on Warning period ends, but Long Beach lifeguards still looking for sharks

Warning period ends, but Long Beach lifeguards still looking for sharks

Posted by | May 10, 2017 | Open Water Lifeguards, Open Water Swimming

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…..

Source: http://www.presstelegram.com

Comments Off on The Great Canadian Swim Tour

The Great Canadian Swim Tour

Posted by | January 17, 2017 | Open Water Swimming

The Great Canadian Swim Tours: Categories: Open Water, Open Water Swimming Events, Swim Clinic, Swimming, Triathlon

August 10, 2017

Western CanadaVancouver, BC, CanadaCost: $4300usd1-647-244-3001www.canadianswimtour.com

info@canadianswimtour.com

Source: The Great Canadian Swim Tour

Comments Off on Utah man dies following swimming incident at Sand Hollow State Park | 

Utah man dies following swimming incident at Sand Hollow State Park | 

Posted by | September 19, 2016 | Open Water Swimming, Swimming

Comments Off on Airmen will take to the sea in English Channel swim attempt – News – Stripes

Airmen will take to the sea in English Channel swim attempt – News – Stripes

Posted by | September 16, 2016 | Ocean Sports, Open Water Swimming

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

Comments Off on Endurance swimmer cancels record swim attempt due to winds

Endurance swimmer cancels record swim attempt due to winds

Posted by | September 12, 2016 | Open Water Swimming, Swimming

Comments Off on Woman Begins Historic Sacramento-To-San Francisco Bay Swim 

Woman Begins Historic Sacramento-To-San Francisco Bay Swim 

Posted by | September 9, 2016 | Open Water Swimming, Swimming

A veteran long-distance swimmer began her attempt to be the first person to swim non-stop from Sacramento to the San Francisco Bay early Friday.

Source: Woman Begins Historic Sacramento-To-San Francisco Bay Swim « CBS San Francisco

Comments Off on Endurance athlete Nick Thomas dies in attempt to swim Channel | Sport | The Guardian

Endurance athlete Nick Thomas dies in attempt to swim Channel | Sport | The Guardian

Posted by | August 28, 2016 | Open Water Swimming

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

Comments Off on Locals swim the Red River to promote water safety

Locals swim the Red River to promote water safety

Posted by | August 21, 2016 | Open Water Swimming, Water Safety

Group showcases the importance of swimming by crossing the Red River

Source: www.thetowntalk.com

Comments Off on UPDATE: Disqualification lifted for Chattanooga’s Sean Ryan in O – 

UPDATE: Disqualification lifted for Chattanooga’s Sean Ryan in O – 

Posted by | August 16, 2016 | Ocean Sports, Olympics, Open Water Swimming, Rio, Summer Olympics, USA Swimming

Comments Off on Would Katie Ledecky ever consider open water swimming? | NBC Olympics

Would Katie Ledecky ever consider open water swimming? | NBC Olympics

Posted by | August 16, 2016 | Olympics, Open Water Swimming, Summer Olympics, Swim Team, Swimming, USA Swimming

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

Comments Off on Beware of seaweed, warns father of teen who drowned in Manitoba lake 

Beware of seaweed, warns father of teen who drowned in Manitoba lake 

Posted by | August 10, 2016 | Drowning, Drowning Prevention, Open Water Swimming

Comments Off on Swimming Bans In Place At Five Ocean County Beaches – Toms River, NJ Patch

Swimming Bans In Place At Five Ocean County Beaches – Toms River, NJ Patch

Posted by | August 4, 2016 | Open Water Swimming

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

Comments Off on WATCH: Sharks swim near shore in Monmouth Beach

WATCH: Sharks swim near shore in Monmouth Beach

Posted by | July 20, 2016 | Open Water Swimming

These guys were about 3 to 4 feet long.

Source: WATCH: Sharks swim near shore in Monmouth Beach

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