Tag: Andrew Chin

Swim For Rivers In South Africa

Swim For Rivers In South Africa Courtesy of Catherine Ritchie, Bronkhorstspruit River, Gauteng, South Africa. Growing up on a Free State farm in South Africa, Andrew Chin learned the value of water - and its impact on survival - at a young age. Early in his career he worked in rural development, where he experienced first-hand filling up and carrying

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How Low Can They Go?

How Low Can They Go? Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. With Bhakti Sharma's recent Antarctica swim generating waves of congratulations across India, where does her 41-minute 1.4-mile swim in 1ºC water rank in the Southern Ocean? 2002: Lynne Cox swam 1.22 miles (1.96 km) in Neko Harbor in Antarctica in 25 minutes in 2ºC at 60º South 2005:

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