Open Water

UPDATE: Steven Munatones Awake After Heart Attack, Still Critical

Open water swimming legend Steven Munatones is awake in the Critical Care Unit at the Hoag Hospital after suffering a heart…

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Rule Changes Made to European Junior Open Water Championships

LEN has made changes to the Junior Open Water European Swimming Championships.

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Open Water Dean Steven Munatones Critical After Heart Attack

Steven Munatones (right) is one of the true legends of American open water swimming.


Moffitt Cancer Center and SAA to Host 5th Annual Charity Swim

Swim Across America: Three-time Olympic champion Brooke Bennett will serve as honorary chair for the fifth year. The event will take place at 7:30 a.m. May 21 at Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach.

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Robert Palmese is Triple the Threat in Catalina

Robert Palmese is set to be the first in history to attempt the Catalina Channel Trip Crossing.


USA Swimming Announces 2016‐17 Open Water National Team

USA Swimming announced today the 12 members of the Open Water National Team for 2016-17.

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Denmark Will Once Again Host the European Open Water Swimming Cup

For the second year in a row, the Danish Swimming Federation is holding a European Open Water Swimming Cup.

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Preliminary Info Unveiled For 2016 European Jr Open Water Champs

The European Swimming federation has released preliminary info for the recently-rescheduled 2016 Junior Open Water European Championships.

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WATCH: Women’s and Men’s 5Ks at 2016 Open Water Nats (Full Webcast)

Watch French open water specialists Marc-Antoine Olivier and Aurélie Muller win the men’s 5k and women’s 5k, respectively, at 2016 Open Water Nationals.

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Taylor Abbott to Defend Jr. Open Water Worlds Crown in New Age Group

Nitro’s Taylor Abbott (above) won Team USA’s only individual medal at the 2014 edition of this meet.

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Europe Moves Junior Open Water Champs to Avoid Worlds Conflict

The Ligue Européene de Nataion (LEN), the governing body for aquatic sports in Europe, has announced a new date and…

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TYR Sport Joins Life Time Tri Race Series as Official Wetsuit Sponsor

“We are thrilled to begin our sponsorship of the Life Time Tri Race Series,” said Matt DiLorenzo, Chief Executive Officer of TYR Sport.

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Michael Phelps Gold Cover Olympic Preview Issue

The one magazine you need for swimming news, in-depth data and insider information.

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Watch: Andrew Gemmell Takes 10k OW National Title (Full Race Webcast)

Watch Andrew Gemmell win the national 10k title at the 2016 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships.

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Watch: Twichell Outtouches Bruni For National OW Title (Full Webcast)

Watch the full 2016 National Championship 10k race build up to an excitingly close conclusion.

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