Tag: Cape Verde

David Yudovin Goes 3 For 3 In Cape Verde

David Yudovin, an Honour Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame and a candidate for inclusion in the International Swimming Hall of Fame, continues to do unprecedented channel crossings around the world in his 60's. Yesterday, one of the world's most prolific channel adventurers completed another tough crossing. This time, it was a 16

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Jennifer Figge Soon Headed West

Jennifer Figge remains on the island of Sal in Cape Verde off the western coast of Africa waiting for Captain Tamas and crew to arrive. Soon after their arrival expected within 3 days, Figge will head off on her fourth continuous stage swim across the Atlantic Ocean where she combines swimming and boarding her boat across the wide expanse of the ocean.

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Kids Can Say The Cutest Things

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jennifer Figge is about to embark on another stage swim across the Atlantic Ocean. But before she left for Cape Verde off the coast of western coast of Africa, she visited her goddaugher's kindergarten class in Aspen, Colorado. The 5-year-olds are studying the oceans and were fascinated by this women who

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Stage Swimming Across The Atlantic Ocean

Stage Swimming Across The Atlantic Ocean Courtesy of WOWSA, Atlantic Ocean. 60-year-old Jennifer Figge is getting ready to set sail on her fourth continuous stage swim across the Atlantic Ocean. She will soon take off from Brava in the Cape Verde Islands off of Dakar. Brava is about 400 miles (640 km) off the coast of Senegal in western Africa. She will

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