In Viedma, Simone Ruffini captured gold with a 1:55:10.
A 30-year-old swimmer has gone missing during the Midmar Mile race in South Africa this weekend.
The Crippen Cup 10K open water race has officially raised $22,000 in donations to fund its prize purse in its second year.
Open water pro Christine Jennings has received a nice improvement to her standing, and payout, from the 2015 SwimTheSwan event.
The 2015 series of FINA’s two major open water swimming circuits debut this weekend.
Three-time Olympic champ Pieter van den Hoogenband posted a picture of a man standing on a board in the middle of a heavily-polluted Brazilian waterway where Olympic events will be held in a little more than a year.
Andrew Gemmell (above) earned $17,000 at the top finisher in the men’s 10km race at the Swim the Swan event in Perth, Australia.
The 2nd annual Crippen 10km International Cup has a special mission: to give open water swimmers a domestic alternative to the UAE open water World Cup stop in the UAE.
The United States Open Water National Championships come early this year, taking place on April 24th and 16th in Miromar Lakes, Florida.
Ous Mellouli (above), the defending Olympic champion in the 10km marathon swim, had to come through the last-chance Olympic qualifier meet to get his shot at gold in 2012.
World Champion and Olympian Alex Meyer won the open water event. See results here.
The Tampa Bay Frogman Swim traces its roots to raising funds and awareness for a SEAL officer severely injured in September 2009 while serving in Afghanistan.
All of the proceeds from the race are donated to The Nature Conservancy to protect the coral reefs surrounding the island which provide the backdrop for the race.
On October 10th, the FINA Doping Panel composed of Robert Fox, William Bock, and Toshiro Ueyanagi finally handed out a…