Tag: Allan do Carmo

Rei E Rainha Do Mar Kicks Off In 2015

Photos courtesy of Soraya Siviero at the Rei e Rainha do Mar in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Text courtesy of Vanessa Siviero. Sunday opens the first stage of the Circuito Rei e Rainha do Mar (King and Queen of the Sea) 2015 on Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The largest festival of beach sports in Brazil, the series is part of the World Open Water

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Running Towards The Finish

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With fewer than 600 days before the next Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and fewer than 200 days before the first Olympic marathon swimming qualifier in Russia, athletes are really focusing on their training now. Their coaches, friends, teammates, family members and neighbors are

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Olympic 10K Marathon Swim Debate

Olympic 10K Marathon Swim Debate Courtesy of WOWSA, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With less than 2 years before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, there is an internal debate regarding the recommendations of the local Brazilian Olympic Organizing Committee and FINA as to when and how the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim will be conducted. The debate continues. Currently,

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They Learn To Swim In The Sea

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Allan Lopes Mamédio do Carmo is joining fellow winner of the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup series Ana Marcela Cunha at the King and Queen of the Sea (Rei e Rainha do Mar) in Copacabana Beach in Brazil. The pair of FINA World Open Water Swimmers of the Year will pair up to be a formidable duo in

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