Tag: Dianne Gleason

Oceans Seven, Team-Style

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. While hundreds of swimmers are on the Oceans Seven list for doing the English Channel, Catalina Channel, North Channel, Molokai Channel, Strait of Gibraltar, Cook Strait and Tsugaru Channel, there are others who prefer the camaraderie of teammates when tackling the Oceans Seven. Bill Ireland [shown above],

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Aloha! Kaiwi Channel Swim Underway

The two teams started right on time at the inaugural Ka'iwi Channel Swim this morning on Kepuhi Beach in Kepuhi Bay on the western shores of Molokai Island. Considering the conditions, co-race director Steve Haumschild predicts a crossing of the 28-mile (45 km) channel under 12 hours. "The conditions are pretty good - 15 mph winds coming from the east with

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