Tag: FINA

Fran Crippen’s Legacy Continues

Fran Crippen’s Legacy Continues Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. October 23rd 2010 is a day never to forget in the open water swimming world. Fran Crippen (April 17th 1984 - October 23rd 2010) was a gentlemen. A hero. An inspiration. His legacy is not only as a world-class athlete, but as someone you would be proud to have as a son,

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Éva Risztov Rising To The Occasion

Éva Risztov Rising To The Occasion Courtesy of Gergely Csurka, FINA, California. Three-time Hungarian Olympian Éva Risztov has always made the right decisions for her at the right times. She initially succeeded at the international level in pool swimming, competed in water polo for her water polo-oriented country, and eventually won the gold medal in the

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