Tag: Farallon Islands

A Greater Talent, Kimberley Chambers

A Greater Talent, Kimberley Chambers Courtesy of Greater Talent Network. Kimberley Chambers has come a long way from a idyllic farm in her native New Zealand. She not only transitioned unexpectedly from a ballerina to an International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honor Swimmer, but she has also overcome a number of life-threatening accidents and

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Kim Swims To The Golden Gate Bridge

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Guided by two escort boats and embraced virtually by thousands of friends, family and online spectators, New Zealand Kimberley Chambers added another feat on her impressive, but unlikely, swimming resume. Chambers, a former ballerina, became the first woman to swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden

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It’s A Go For Kimberley Chambers

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Kimberley Chambers will attempt to become the first women in history to swim between the Farallon Islands and California's Golden Gate Bridge tonight. Her escort team gave her a go signal this morning, although as David Holscher says, "It will not be perfect, but it will be a little rough. Jump is at 11:30

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