Tag: Clean Half

Hungarian Headlines Hong Kong

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. On January 30th, Attila Mányoki, record holder of the Molokai Channel, will headline a group of 30 marathon swimmers at the 4th Cold Half in Hong Kong from Stanley to Deep Water Bay. Hungary's Mányoki is en route to achieving Ocean Seven and adding to his 200+ open water swimming competitions completed

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Swim Against The Wall At The Clean Half

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Fans, friends and families can follow the live tracking of the 14.5 km Clean Half marathon swim in Hong Kong starting tonight here. "Depending which teams turn the tracks on, here are the links which will show 11-12 teams per MAP," explains race director Doug Woodring about the race that features The Wall

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No One Has Ever Done It…Yet

Alexandre Reinert gave it his best shot in trying to join the Sub 3 Squared Marathon Club during the Cold Standard in Hong Kong. Five athletes did a 10 km marathon swim followed by the 42 km run, trying to do both under 3 hours. Chris Molnar, Alexandre Reinert and Henry Wright from Hong Kong, together with Chad Bishop from Singapore and Tobias Frenz from

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The Sport Of Open Water Swimming

A sport unlike any other Beyond the shoreline Expecting the unexpected Aquatic adventures unrivaled Open water swimming unveiled Among waves, winds and whitecaps Unsurpassed courage and tenacity By people of all ages and abilities Oceans, lakes, rivers, and bays Tranquil and turbulent, wild and wavy Men and women versus Mother Nature Reversing themselves

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Doubling Up In Hong Kong

As a complementary race to the 14.5 km Clean Half Extreme Marathon Swim held in October in Hong Kong, race director Doug Woodring started the 15 km Cold Half in February when the water temperature drops. This year, in order to make the travel to Hong Kong even more enticing for international swimmers, he is adding The Five, a new 5 km race on October

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