Tag: GPS

Preparing For A Normandy Landing

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. When swimming from Jersey to France like other channel crossings around the world, there are several things that go behind the scenes other than the athlete's preparation and logistics around their window. The swim coordinator, Charlie Gravett, contacts the Prefecture Marine Manche Mer du Nord to inform the

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Centimeter-scale GPS To Start In Japan

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Olympic open water swimming debuted in a rowing basin in Beijing and was then showcased in the equally calm Serpentine in London. Next the Olympic 10 km marathon swim will be held in potentially rough water in Copacabana Beach during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Next will come the high-tech Summer Olympic

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