Tag: Bob Tarr

Rod Watkins, Bob Tarr, Rachel Rowland, Benjamin Humphreys, Nicky MacKenzie, Stephen Maloney Down Under In Tasmania

Triple Crowner Rod Watkins attempted the 59 km 4 Bridges to Lighthouse Swim from New Norfolk Bridge in New Norfolk to the Iron pot Lighthouse that marks the entrance to the Derwent River in Tasmania, but he stopped after swimming 16 hours 6 minutes just 7 kilometers short of his goal. He was escorted by pilot Val Kalmikovs with observer Sam

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Cat Wins Swim Around Manhattan Island

Cat Wins Swim Around Manhattan Island Courtesy of New York Open Water, Manhattan Island, New York. Catherine Breed is a former world-class freestyler in the pool.  This year, she has effectively transitioned very smoothly to channel swimming (North Channel), bay swimming (San Francisco Bay), lake swimming (Lake Berryessa), and now river swimming (20 Bridges

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