Open Water

Paltrinieri Takes Italian 10k National Title Days After 1500 Euro Record

After knocking down a European Record in Sette Colli, Gregorio Paltrinieri wrapped up an Italian national title in the men’s 10k open water.

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Piombino: Paltrinieri Vince La 10km In Acque Libere

Piombino: Gregorio Platrinieri vince la 10 km maschile del Campionato italiano assoluto open 2020, Acerenza terzo ma secondo tra gli italiani.

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Arianna Bridi Vince La 10 Km A Piombino Davanti A Gabbrielleschi E Bruni

Arianna Bridi vince la 10 chilometri in acque libere a Piombino (LI) nella prima giornata del Campionato Italiano Assoluto

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Campionato Assoluto Fondo: Si Parte Domani, Programma Gare, Iscritti, Link

Campionato Assoluto di fondo: al via domani a Piombino con tante presenze anche internazionali. Programma gare, link utili ed elenco iscritti

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Chloe McCardel Successfully Completes Her 35th English Channel Crossing

The swim pushes McCardel past Kevin Murphy for 2nd place on the all-time crossings list, behind only Alison Streeter’s 43.

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Russia Releases the Date for the 2020 Open Water Swimming Cup

Russia releases new information about their Open Water Swimming Cup, set to be held on August 16.

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Chloe McCardel Will Race for Second Place on English Channel Crossings List

Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel, 35, is set to swim the English Channel on Sunday, August 16, for the 35th time, moving her to second on the overall record list.

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Vitaliy Khudyakov Completes Record Breaking 56km Swim in Lake Issyk-Kul

Kazakhstan’s Vitaliy Khudyakov has become the first person to complete a 56 km swim in lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan, finishing in just over 13 hours.

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James Savage, 13, Becomes Youngest To Complete ‘Godfather’ Open Water Swim

13-year-old James Savage has become the youngest person to complete a 12-mile open water swim known as the “Godfather” swim.

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Two-Time U.S. National Champion Becca Mann To Publish New Novel

In an exclusive interview with SwimSwam, two-time U.S. national champion Becca Mann revealed what screenplay projects she has been working on.

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Rio Gold Medalist Van Rouwendaal Changes Coaches One Year To Tokyo

Sharon van Rouwendaal, 10k Olympic gold medalist from Rio, has ended her collaboration with her longtime coach Philippe Lucas.

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Traversata Stretto Di Messina: Vincono Andrea Manzi E Ginevra Taddeucci

Traversata dello stretto di Messina: Andrea Manzi e Ginevra Taddeucci, entrambi del Circolo Canottieri Napoli, conquistano la vetta del podio

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FORM goggles get GPS open water features – available now

Available now, this update gives swimmers with FORM goggles the ability to view GPS performance metrics like distance, pace, heart rate, elapsed time & more.

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FINA Cancella Le Tappe 2020 Della Marathon/Ultramarathon Swim Series

La FINA ha annullato le rimanenti tappe delle Marathon Swimming World Series 2020 e UltraMarathon Swim Series a causa della pandemia di coronavirus

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FINA Cancels Remainder of 2020 Marathon, UltraMarathon Swim Series

FINA has canceled the remainder of its two primary open water series for 2020: the 10km Marathon Swim Series and the 15km+ UltraMarathon Series.

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