Capri Djatiasmoro Warms The Ice In Russia

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "I tell people to follow your heart, follow your passion - and you will find that life’s journey will show you amazing people, places, and adventures," so advises winter swimmer Capri Djatiasmoro. The 60-something New Yorker says of her own journey that began with the Coney Island Polar Bears on New Year's

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When Left Is Right In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In most open water swimming events around the world, directional turns are indicated by turn buoys (or cans). But sometimes, some swims are occasionally different. The Bermuda Round the Sound Swim is a charity swim that offers 0.8 km, 2 km, 4 km, 7.25 km and 10 km swims where swimmers traverse around the

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CIBBOWS Big Dreams On The East Coast

CIBBOWS is growing. The Coney Island Brighton Beach Open Water Swimmers is a non-profit group of over 700 swimmers in New York who organize daily ocean training swims and a series of fun and challenging ocean races including one-mile races, marathon swims and cold-water events on Coney Island Brighton Beach. CIBBOWS also offers a Swim Buddy program where

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