It Is The Little Details In The Open Water

It Is The Little Details In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Little things like applying Vaseline on men’s stubble or beards helps eliminate chafing, especially in marathon swims and ocean races.

Damián Blaum is showing preparations with a rubber glove and duct tape holding down his transponder on his wrists before this weekend’s FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

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