Tag: George O’Brien

Yasunari Hirai Goes 2 For 2 In Auckland

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Japanese Olympian Yasunari Hirai is 2 for 2 at the State Ocean Swim Series in New Zealand. He won the State Harbour Crossing leg in Auckland, a 2.9 km race from Bayswater to the Viaduct, in a close race over George O'Brien with Phillip Ryan a mere two seconds behind in third. Hirai had earlier won the

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Hotel Urban St Kilda Mile Emerges

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Australian Olympic swimmer Michael Klim announced a new event in Melbourne – the St Kilda Mile Ocean Swim. The December 13th event is an opportunity for the popular Klim to bring his newfound passion for ocean swimming to his home state. “I've been involved in the Queensland ocean swim series for the last

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