Open Water

Open Water Swim Sighting – Technique, Drills & Tips To Swim Straight

Your nemeses . . . . the sun, the waves, buoys too far apart or dropped by the pack; what should you do?

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TYR Sport Re-Signs IRONMAN & IRONMAN 70.3 Champion Caroline Steffen

TYR Sport is proud to announce the re-signing of IRONMAN & IRONMAN 70.3 Champion Caroline Steffen to its roster of sponsored athletes.

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International Swimming Hall of Fame Announces 10-Member Class of 2018

The International Swimming Hall of Fame has announced its class of 2018 inductees which will include 10 names to be…


Inaugural Coquina Cup Set For Flagler Beach May 2018

Florida is taking open water back to the beach, and this NE Florida town is more than happy to drive the welcome wagon

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Crawlman Swimrun Event – Rapidly Growing Two Person Team Sport

Swimrun is a rapidly growing two person team sport which began as a drunken bet in a bar in the Swedish Archipelago off the coast of Stockholm. There are now over 300 swim run races held all over the world with several in the USA.


WATCH: Paltrinieri, van Rouwendaal Explain Open Water Warm-ups

Watch as Gregorio Paltrinieri explains how he warms up for open water swimming.


TYR Sport Re-Signs 4X IRONMAN World Champion Chrissie Wellington

TYR Sport is proud to announce the re-signing of 4X IRONMAN World Champion Chrissie Wellington to its roster of brand ambassadors.

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How A Turbulent Mind Found Solitude In Open Water Swimming

When Master Sgt. Rhoden Galloway’s active service in the military came to a rapid end, he wondered how he would possibly assimilate back into ordinary life.

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2018 Pan Pacific Open Water Tokyo Venue Moving Due To Water Quality Test

One of the most anticipated competitions of 2018, the Pan Pacific Championships, will now be undergoing a change of venue for its open water portion.

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South Africa’s Open Water Championships Conclude

The 2018 South African National Open Water Swimming Championships took place over the weekend, with domestic and international athletes convening at the Marina Martinique in Jeffrey’s Bay on Sunday, March 4th.

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Great British Team Looks To Make History In English Channel Four Way

A team of six brave swimmers are hoping to break the world record for crossing the English Channel FOUR times in a row later this year – a feat no other European team has ever completed.

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Open Water Swimming Breathing Techniques

Swimming is the only sport where the coach yells at you for breathing, for actually taking in air or energy.

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Paltrinieri Wins 4K Open Water Race In Melbourne

Gregorio Paltrinieri won a 4km open water race in Melbourne over the weekend, clocking a time of 35:57.


Marathon Swimmers Head To Qatar & Seychelles

Seven marathon swimmers will compete in the first two events of the FINA 10K World Series.

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Ashley Twichell Wins Fourth Midmar Mile Open Water Title

American Ashley Twichell earned her 4th Midmar Mile title over the weekend.


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