Tag: END WET

Elaine Howley To Star In END-WET

Elaine Howley To Star In END-WET Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Elaine Howley is following in the wake of Darren Miller (2012), Jen Schumacher (2013), Annaleise Carr (2014), Sarah Thomas (2015), and Jeff Utsch (2016). Each of the swimmers have served as the honored guest swimmer for END-WET, a 36-mile (57.9 km) river swim in the Mighty

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Enjoy The Red River On A Kayak

Photo courtesy of Extreme North Dakota Racing, Grand Forks, North Dakota. Alison Kelly, race director of Extreme North Dakota Racing, is looking for volunteers to paddle the Red River of the North as company, safety, and support for marathon swimmers who are traveling from around the world for the longest competitive race in America. Each support boat

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June 18th Is END-WET 3.0

Courtesy of END-WET, Extreme North Dakota Watersports Endurance Test, North Dakota. The third edition of the 36-mile (57.9 km) Extreme North Dakota Watersports Endurance Test (END-WET) will be held on June 18th down the Red River between Grand Forks, North Dakota and Oslo, Minnesota. Far away from Manhattan Island on the East Coast and Aquatic Park on the

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When The END Is Not In Sight

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Not only is the water of the Red River of the North muddy and churned up, but the winding river makes it impossible to see the distance from afar. Veer left, veer right, hug one shore, then the other. Stroke after stroke, feed after feed, mile after mile, hour after hour, the solo and relay swimmers of

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Swimming In Beautiful Country

Courtesy of END-WET, down the Red River from North Dakota to Minnesota. "I loved Grand Forks and the Red River swim itself," describes Honolulu resident Michael Miller about the 2014 END-WET swim that he completed in 9 hours 34 minutes. "What I didn't expect was how much one has to go through to even just go for a swim. Even during nice days, one cannot

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