Tag: Bruce Thomas

Aloha! Kaiwi Channel Swim Underway

The two teams started right on time at the inaugural Ka'iwi Channel Swim this morning on Kepuhi Beach in Kepuhi Bay on the western shores of Molokai Island. Considering the conditions, co-race director Steve Haumschild predicts a crossing of the 28-mile (45 km) channel under 12 hours. "The conditions are pretty good - 15 mph winds coming from the east with

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Blooming Across Catalina Channel

The Aquaboomers, a relay team made up of primarily SCAQ swimmers, broke the existing record for a Catalina Channel relay in the men's 50-59 year age-group yesterday.Starting before midnight, the team of Dan Leonard (Captain), Tracy Edwards, Brad Magit, Bill Ireland, Bruce Thomas and Steve Lowe crossed in 8 hours 8 minutes. Fellow SCAQ member Alicia Bartley

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