Tag: Erika Villaécija García

To Podium And Swim…Or Move On?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Erika Villaécija García has been to 3 Olympics and finished 8th in the 2012 London Olympic Games in the 10 km marathon swim. But the 31-year-old thought she was going to retire after her London performance, but the pool and open water continued to call her back. After finishing 21st at the 2015 FINA World

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54 Years Of Champions In Navia

The design of the poster of the Descenso a Nado de la Ría de Navia is clever and historical. The poster incorporates the signatures of the 54 previous winners including 11-time winner and International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honour Swimmer David Meca as well as the two Spanish representatives at the 2012 Olympic marathon swim, Francisco Kiko Hervás

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Olympic Marathon Swimming En Español

Open Water Source provides information in Spanish on the Olympic marathon swimming 10km here. Spanish-speaking Olympic marathon swimmers include Cecilia Biagioli of Argentina, Erika Villaécija García of Spain, Yanel Adriana Pinto Pérez of Venezuela, Lizeth Rueda Santos of Mexico, Francisco "Kiko" Hervás of Spain, Iván Enderica Ochoa of Ecuador and Erwin

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