Tag: Bente Weber Memorial Swim

Nevis In A Nutshell

Courtesy of Winston Crooke, Nevis to St. Kitts Cross Channel Swim Race. Winston Crooke, event organizer of the Nevis to St. Kitts Cross Channel Swim Race, explains the origin of the name Nevis. "The island was named Oualie ("Land of Beautiful Waters") by the Carib Indians and Dulcina ("Sweet Island") by the early British settlers. The name, Nevis, is

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In Memory Of Bente Weber

Winston Crooke, President of the St. Kitts and Nevis Triathlon, is organizing the StarMile2.5 Nevis-St. Kitts Cross-Channel Swim, a 2.5-mile (4 km) swim held on March 30th from between Oualie Beach on Nevis to Cockleshell Bay on St Kitts. It is also called the Bente Weber Memorial Swim. Crooke explains who the wonderful, selfless person Bente was.

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Swimming Across The Narrows From Nevis

Winston Crooke, President of the St. Kitts and Nevis Triathlon, is standing at the ready in Nevis. Nevis is part of a federation with St. Kitts in the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Nevis, the tiny island with plenty of beautiful open water swimming locations, is the start of the 2.5-mile (4km) swim. from Oualie Beach on Nevis to Cockleshell Bay

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