Open Water

Paltrinieri, Gabbrielleschi Win Nail-Biters At LEN Open Water Cup – Leg 4

The winning gap was 0.1 seconds in both the men’s and women’s events, favoring Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri and compatriot Giulia Gabbrielleschi.

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Heather Roka Becomes Tenth American to Complete Channel Double-Crossing

Heather Roka double-crossed the English Channel in August, making her just the tenth American to accomplish going from England to France, and then back.


Len Open Water Cup: Domenica A Piombino Ci Sarà Anche Paltrinieri

Una settimana dopo la tappa di Barcellona, medaglie olimpiche e specialisti delle acque libere si ritrovano in Italia, a Piombino

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LEN Open Water Cup, Leg 4: Star-Studded Field Gathers In Piombino

Olympic bronze medallist and reigning European champion  Gregorio Paltrinieri will head a 10 men strong host squad.

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Canada Cancels 2022 Open Water Swimming Trials

Swimming Canada has announced that it has canceled the open water qualifiers for the FINA World Championships next year.


Australian Swimmer Chloë McCardel To Go For English Channel World Record

Chloë McCardel waves during her 40th crossing of the English Channel. This fall, she’ll attempt to break the world record by finishing her 44th crossing.


Germans Wellbrock, Spiwoks Grab Wins At Leg 3 of LEN Open Water Cup

It was a dominant display from the Germans as Florian Wellbrock won the men’s race while Jeanette Spiwoks and Lea Boy finished 1-2 among the women.

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LEN Open Water Cup Sul Podio Acerenza, Paltrinieri E Gabbrielleschi

Len Open Water Cup: A Barcellona Acerenza è argento nella 10 km maschile, Paltrinieri bronzo. Nella gara femminile Gabbrielleschi bronzo

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Len Open Water Cup 2021: Domani A Barcellona La Seconda Tappa

La seconda tappa della LEN Open Water Cup si svolgerà domani a Barcellona. in acqua i migliori specialisti delle europei delle acque libere

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LEN Open Water Cup – Barcelona: Four Tokyo Medalists Highlight Stacked Field

All three men’s medalists from the Olympics — Florian Wellbrock, Kristof Rasovszky and Gregorio Paltrinieri —will be racing in Barcelona.

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14-Year-Old Maya Merhige Becomes Youngest Woman to Swim Across Catalina Channel

The Streamliners’ Maya Merhige crossed the Catalina Channel in 10 hours and 48 minutes, becoming the youngest woman to ever complete the route.


International Swimmers Complete 56 Mile Swim in the Mediterranean

The 3rd annual Mediterranean Peace Route Swim was completed on September 1st by 11 Turkish and international swimmers in a record time of 27 hours.

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Chicago Swimming Icon George Wendt Dies During Big Shoulders Race

George Wendt was a legend in the Chicago swimming scene. He died after suffering a heart attack during the Big Shoulders Swim in Lake Michigan on Saturday.


FINA Ultramarathon Swim Series 2021: Jouisse, Occhipinti Win 36km in Italy

France’s Caroline Laure Jouisse and Italy’s Alessio Occhipinti won the 36km races at the Capri-Napoli leg of the 2021 FINA Ultramarathon Swim Series.

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Fina Ultra Marathon: Alessio Occhipinti Vince La Capri/Napoli

Si è svolta ieri la seconda tappa della FINA ultra Marathon nella storica cornice della Capri/Napoli. Vince Occhipinti, Ruffini 3°

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