Captivating Camaraderie And Competitive Challenge

Captivating Camaraderie And Competitive Challenge

When we observe the start and first initial turns of a mass open water swim, we think of the 3C’s: a churning cacophony of competition.

Or perhaps it is a captivating clamor of camaraderie?

Whatever it is, it is charming, collegial and challenging.

Photos from the Great Swim, New Zealand Ocean Swim Series, and Swim Miami.

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