Open Water

Becca Mann & the 21-Hour Maui Nui Epic: the Debrief

“Swimming for almost 21 hours can bring out the worst in your temperament, and I wouldn’t be doing the swim justice if I said otherwise.”

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France’s Reymond, Italy’s Franco Win UltraMarathon Swim in Ohrid Lake

Axel Reymond, from France, and Alice Franco, from Italy, were the winners of the fourth race of the 2019 FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series.

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Becca Mann Becomes First Swimmer To Complete The Triple Maui Nui Channel Swim

Becca Mann has become the first swimmer to complete the Triple Maui Nui Channel Swim. The triple swim had only been attempted by one person before.

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Kynigakis, Andre Win Titles at Open Water Cup in Lake Ohrid

The 4th leg of the LEN Open Water Cup in Lake Ohrid saw Greece’s Athanasios Kynigakis and Portugal’s Angelica Andre earn their first win in the series.

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Swim Portion Of Paratriathlon Tokyo Test Event Cancelled Due To Water Quality

The International Triathlon Union’s Paratriathlon World Cup in Tokyo saw its swimming leg cancelled due to poor water quality.

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Sam Poulsen Completes 21-Mile North Channel Swim from Ireland to Scotland

Sam Poulsen became the 25th woman in history and 68th person overall to complete the 21-mile swim across the North Channel from Ireland to Scotland.

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Tokyo 2020: Il Test Nelle Acque Libere Di Tokyo Rivela Situazione Preoccupante

Tokyo 2020: Eseguito test in acque libere come  prova per le prossime Olimpiadi. I partecipanti hanno espresso preoccupazione per la qualità dell’acqua

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Athletes Express Concerns Regarding Olympic Open Water Test Event

Swimmers who competed at the test event expressed concerns related to the water quality and temperature at a marathon swimming test event for the upcoming…

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2019 Pan American Games: Ana Marcela Cunha, Esteban Enderica Win 10k Open Water

Brazilian open water star Ana Marcela Cunha won the women’s 10k at the 2019 Pan American Games Sunday by more than 30 seconds.

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Rasovszky Wins Third Straight FINA Marathon Swim World Series Race

Kristof Rasovszky of Hungary, 22, made history on Saturday August 3 as he won his third consecutive race at the FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series.

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Campionati Europei Junior OW: Pasquale Giordano Argento 5Km-Italia Oro Staf 5km

Campionati Europei Juniores in acque libere Italia oro nella staffetta mista 5 km under 19. Pasquale Giordano argento nella 5 km

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Hungary Leads the Way at European Junior Open Water Championships

After the French domination in the past two years, Hungary took over the reigns at the European Junior Open Water Swimming Championships, held in Racice.

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Schouten, Dornic Win UltraMarathon Gold in Lac St. Jean, Canada

The third stop of the FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series in Lac St. Jean, Canada saw Dutchman Marcel Schouten and Frenchwoman Morgane Dornic win gold.

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Jaimie Monahan, Cameron Bellamy Headline 2019 Barbados Open Water Festival

Jaimie Monahan and Cameron Bellamy, both superstars of the open water swimming world will attend the 8th annual Barbados Open Water Festival in November.

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Bruni, Rasovszky Win Marathon World Series Event Within A Week of Worlds 10Ks

Within a week of 2019 Worlds, Italy’s Rachele Bruni and Hungary’s Kristof Rasovszky won the Lac St. Jean stop of the Marathon World Series.

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