Tag: Catherine Breed

Milt Nelms On Open Water Swimming

Milt Nelms On Open Water Swimming Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In today's WOWSA Live, Catherine Breed talked about being exposed to viewing swimming from a different perspective by Milt Nelms while swimming at University of California Berkeley - see interview below. Instead of angles, Coach Nelms speaks about swimming with curves in

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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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Cat Swims To Scotland

Cat Swims To Scotland Courtesy of David Holscher, North Channel, Northern Ireland - Scotland. Catherine Breed, a former world-class freestyler in the pool, has transitioned well to channel swimming.  So well, a tough 35 km crossing from Northern Ireland to Scotland across the North Channel was completed in 11 hours 6 minutes to kickstart the North Channel's

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S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge Breeds Toughness

S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge Breeds Toughness Courtesy of S.C.A.R. Swim Challenge, Apache Lake, Arizona. Catherine Breed is training for a crossing of the notorious North Channel between Northern Ireland and Scotland, but she took a workout detour to the American southwest desert. Breed, a 26-year-old former competitive swimmer at the University of California

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