Tag: Andrea Volpini

Be Safe, Swim With The Polizia

A familiar sight at the FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix circuit, the FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup circuit, and other international competitions is the crimson colors of the Gruppo sportivo della Polizia di Stato. Top Italian professional marathon swimmers - supported by a professional coaching staff - like Simone Ercoli, Edoardo Stochino,

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After 7 Hours, It Comes Down To 2 Seconds

Back in August in Québec, Canada, the 34e édition of la Traversée Internationale du Lac Memphrémagog saw a close race for the men's top spots after world Grand Prix champion Trent Grimsey pulled away from the field at the 17 km mark in remarkably warm conditions. "I tried really hard to catch Trent and got a bit too tired, so I stayed with the chasing

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Round One Goes To Petar Stoychev

In an interesting mano-a-mano three-part battle between Petar Stoychev and Trent Grimsey, Stoychev took the first round with a record-setting victory in the Ohrid Lake Marathon in Macedonia. Stoychev finished in 5:19:30 to Grimsey's 5:19:55 as Stoychev threw in his well-known kick at the end of the 30 km Ohrid Lake Swimming Marathon, winning for the 11th

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