Tag: Brendan Casey

Kicking It In

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. How the elite athletes put on their final kick during 1 km, 5 km, 10 km or 25 km races becomes readily apparent when you observe them workout in a pool. Their speed, tenacity and mental focus are inspirational. All were very apparent when great open water swimmers like Jordan Wilimovsky, Brendan Casey and

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The Progression Of A World Champion

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Olympian and 10 km world champion Jordan Wilimovsky [shown with his mother Wendy] handily won today's RCP Tiburon Mile in San Francisco Bay. But his road to the world championship and RCP Tiburon Mile title was one of steady progression and passion. "He was not the best swimmer when he was young,"

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