Tag: David Yudovin

Honors Add To Legacy Of David Yudovin

Courtesy of Chris Guesdon, Chairman of the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame. The channel and marathon swimming world were taken aback by the unexpected passing of David Yudovin in 2015 [shown swimming above in the foreground of Mount Fuji in Japan]. But Yudovin had accomplished a significant amount of achievements in a very short amount of

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Kelley Prebil, Swimming With A Purpose

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Kelley Prebil is getting prepared for the David Yudovin Memorial Relay Teams that will cross the Catalina Channel in 39 days. "We are jumping [from Catalina Island] around midnight and will not stop until we reach the shores of Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro. All in the name of raising funds for the City of

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Wandering Samurai In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. A rōnin was a samurai with no lord or master during the feudal period (1185–1868) of Japan. A samurai became masterless for various reasons including due to the death or fall of his master. In modern Japanese usage, rōnin - or a wandering samurai - also describes an individual who is between jobs or a high

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