Open Water

Legendary English Channel Swimmer Brenda Fisher Dies, Aged 95

Brenda Fisher, famous for her record-setting swim of the English Channel in 1951, passed away August 2nd at the age of 95.

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Open Water Roma 2022: L’Italia Chiude Il Programma Gare Con L’Oro In Staffetta

L’ultima gara del programma di nuoto in acque libere agli europei di Roma 2022 vede l’Italia chiudere con l’oro nella staffetta 4×1250

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Europei Open Water: 10 Km Femminile Argento Ginevra Taddeucci

La 10 km femminile in acque libere agli europei di Roma 2022 è vita dalla tedesca Beck davanti all’azzurra Ginevra Taddeucci

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25K Open Water Race Canceled, Final Rankings Voided at European Championships

After the 25K open water race at the European Championships was canceled due to weather conditions, the final rankings were also voided.


LEN Comunica Che La 25 Km E’ Cancellata Causa Incomprensioni Tra Giudici

Dopo diverse ore di confusione, la LEN ha dichiarato che la gara si considera cancellata a causa di incomprensioni tra giudici

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5 Km Femminile A Roma 2022: Giulia Gabbrielleschi E’ Medaglia Di Bronzo

Giulia Gabbrielleschi è bronzo europeo nella 5 km femminile nelle acque di Ostia alle spalle di Van Rouwendaal e De Valdes

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Olympic Diver Says German Swimming Association Ignored Sexual Abuse Complaints

Among those who allegedly ignored complaints is Lutz Buschkow, head coach of the national diving team for the past 20 years, who was temporarily suspended.

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2022 Duel in the Pool: Australia Edges U.S. in Mixed 4×800 Open Water Relay

The quartet of Kareena Lee, Chelsea Gubecka, Kai Edwards, and Kyle Lee pulled off the victory to give the Aussies an 8-6 edge after day one.


European Championships Open Water Events Postponed or Canceled Because of Weather

Thunderstorms and more heavy waves meant another postponement of open water events in Italy this week, with one race being canceled.


Will Glass Replaces Brice Barrieault on World Junior Open Water Champs Roster

Sandpipers of Nevada standout Brice Barrieault (pictured above) declined his spot in the 10K due to a commitment at Army West Point.


“Team Thunderdome” Wins The 56th Around The Island® Swim

“Team Thunderdome” completed the 22.75mi (36.6km) course around Absecon Island, and the cities of Atlantic City, Ventnor, Margate, and Longport, in 8:02:51.

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Ontario Claims Double Gold In Open Water To Close 2022 Canada Summer Games

Ontario’s Olivier Risk and Bailey O’Regan swept the 3km open water events as the province finished atop the medal table with 24 gold and 52 total medals.

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17-Year-Old Sophia Bell Crushes Lake Tahoe Vikingsholm Record with Unofficial Time

Sophia Bell completed the Vikingsholm crossing in Lake Tahoe on Monday morning, finishing the 10.6-mile swim in an unofficial 4:27.17.


Rob Woodhouse Becomes Australia’s First Olympic Medallist to Swim English Channel

Rob Woodhouse becomes Australia’s first Olympic medallist to cross the English Channel all while raising money for Can Too and North Ayrshire Swim Club.


Maya Merhige Becomes Youngest Woman to Swim Tahoe Triple Crown

The 14-year-old finished the 21.3-mile Lake Tahoe ‘length’ course in just under 13 hours in mid-July, completing the Lake Tahoe Triple Crown.

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