Tag: Flowers International 5K and 10K Swims

Nenad Volaric Makes The Cut

Nenad Volaric, a native 30-year-old Croatian living and working in the Cayman Islands at the Grand Cayman Beach Suites, took off his regular shift today. And for good reason: he had his first marathon swim to attempt. Earlier in the year, Volaric decided to swim the Flowers International 10k event that started and finished at his employer's site. The

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Scott Simmer Swims Swiftly

Scott Simmer traveled from Santa Monica, California with his teammates and coach to do a lot of racing and training in the Cayman Islands. Too fun, too warm...and too fast was Simmer as he won today's Flowers International 5 km Swim on Seven Mile Beach. Simmer took it out and never was in jeopardy of winning the inaugural 5 km race after the famed Flowers

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Haley Anderson Preparing For Barcelona

If there was any place ideal to relax, the Cayman Islands is it. One week for the USA World Championship (pool) Trials for the 2013 World Championships in Barcelona, and 5 weeks before she represents the United States in the 5 km open water race, Haley Anderson is fine-tuning her navigational skills and distance work on Grand Cayman Island before next

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Rebecca Soni Going Long In The Sea

6-time Olympic medalist Rebecca Soni lives right near the Pacific Ocean in Manhattan Beach, California. In addition to her outstanding pool swimming talent, she is "awesome" in the open water according to the USA Swimming national team coach Catherine Vogt. This morning in the Cayman Islands, Soni will compete in her longest open water swim to date: the

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