Tag: Carina Bruwer

Carina Bruwer Is A Little Fighter

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Of the more than 2,000 swimmers who participated in the SwimTheIsland event in Bergeggi, Italy, there was one swimmer who pulled double-duty. While there are a number of race directors who also swim in their races, there are only a very small handful swimmers who also entertain their fellow competitors at

Read More

Carina Bruwer, In And Out Of The Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In the morning, they are decked out in swimwear and goggles. With their hair often bundled up in a swim cap and goggles over their eyes, swimmers often look dramatically different than when they are dressed for work. But the same intensity and intelligence, the same sacrifice and stamina, the same courage

Read More

Carina Bruwer Swimming For Hope

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Carina Bruwer will take her Swim For Hope project to Europe this month. The mother and lead player of SAMA Award-winning instrumental pop group Sterling EQ will undertake two crossings in Italy in support of the Little Fighters Cancer Trust, a South African organization that supports children with cancer

Read More

Women versus Men In The Open Water World

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. South African swimmer Theodore Yach asked a question whose answer is not surprising to those in the open water swimming community: Are women equal or better at ultra sea swimming than men? Think Lynne Cox, Alison Streeter, Chloë McCardel, Diana Nyad, Natalie du Toit and Carina Bruwer plus many others out

Read More