Tag: Cherie Edborg

Driven Featured In Montana

Trailer 2.0 from Element 8 Productions on Vimeo.Courtesy of Mark Johnston, Flathead Lake Open Water Swimmers, Montanaa. There are all kinds of cult and documentary swimming films and movies enjoyed by swimmers. The short and feature-length films are produced from Argentina and America to Germany and Great Britain with all kinds of story lines, mostly how

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Dreamers Are Driven

Dreamers Are Driven Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. “It is there, you see it in front of you. And you go, ‘God I can do it’ and that is what drives these people. They dream..." says Steven Munatones. “To me, it is one of the ultimate challenges on the Planet Earth that a human can do. I mean you push yourself to the limit," says David

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Driven Over Long Distances

Cherie Edborg, a full-time controller with two children, Fiona Goh, a student in Southern California, and Evan Morrison, the co-founder of the Marathon Swimmers Forum, are the protagonists in Driven, an independent documentary film by Element 8 Productions. Crowdfunded by swimmers, the mindset and exploits of the three are showcased within the backdrop of

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Peer-to-Peer Pressure From Pier-to-Pier

Up and down the coasts from Brighton to Busselton and many places between, piers dot the coastline of hundreds of countries. But there may be no other place on Earth that melds the sport of open water swimming and piers as well as California. From San Diego in the south to Santa Cruz in the north, the 770 miles (1,240 km) of coastline is punctuated with

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10 Days To Be DRIVEN

Filmmaker Ben Pitterle and the initial 88 funders from the open water swimming world are looking for others to join them in crowd sourcing the movie DRIVEN. With 10 days to go in their crowd funding effort, the producers are looking for an additional US$11,500 to reach their goal. DRIVEN documents the experiences of three individuals as they attempted

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