On the eve of the Open Water Swimming Grand Prix in Cozumel, Mexico, the most-decorated German distance swimmer of all time has announced his retirement.
As the sport of Open Water Swimming becomes more and more popular, here are some helpful safety and etiquette tips…
U.S. Open Water Nationals begin Friday: 3 major national teams to be selected with Olympic ramifications
USA Swimming will host its Open Water National Championships this Friday and Sunday, and the meet will have major impacts on the biggest international meets of the next two years.
The United States’ top open-water swimmers will take the first step toward securing a spot on the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team at this week’s USA Swimming Open Water National Championships at Miromar Lakes Beach & Golf Club in Miromar Lakes, Florida.
Not even a lake will keep this man from his prom date.
Open Water swimming is similar to pool swimming because, well, you’re swimming…but that’s where the similarities end. If you can recognize yourself in any or all of the following, then maybe you should be open water swimming.
International Swimming Hall of Famer David Yudovin, a renowned open-water swimmer, died of a heart attack Saturday, the Cambrian reports.
Two time Olympic champion Ous Mellouli is in LA training for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Ous is back at Trojan…
The Zombie Patrol swim team is a group students with special challenges who attend the Arch Academy in San Diego….
PATHSTAR is a non-profit dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles and fighting diabetes, particularly among Native American communitites. One of the organization’s major events is the yearly Alcatraz swim, where a group heads to San Francisco for a week and trains to swim the famous open water course near the island.
South African Olympian Chad le Clos will make a guest appearance at the Abu Dhabi Swimming Festival later this month.
The South American zone has selected its athletes for the 2015 Pan American Games open water swimming events, with Argentina and Venezuela qualifying 4 swimmers apiece.
The Crippen Cup 10K open water race has officially raised $22,000 in donations to fund its prize purse in its second year.
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.