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Daily News of Open Water Swimming

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When Orcas Enter The Swim Zone

Ger Kennedy organized the Antarctica 2020 International Swim and had to delay the Zero Ice Miles of Cath Pendleton and Paul Georgescu because a pod of orcas got close

Styling For Swimmers

Yasu Fukuoka is a 2-time Olympic swimmer who launched a new lifestyle and clothing brand for swimmers called I Swim And Travel Around The World.


World Open Water Swimming Association

WOWSA is dedicated to promoting open water swimming around the world. We do this by tracking the events, swimmers and accomplishments that make up the open water community on our daily blog with over 19,000 articles to date.

Tell us about your swim!

Want a digital certificate of your proudest swim achievement to frame or share on social media? Want to honor a friend? For a small fee, we will authenticate your swim in our records and present you with a custom certificate.