Tag: Jack Burnell

Jack Burnell, Olympian At Swim Serpentine

Courtesy of Penny Dain, London Marathon Events. Swim Serpentine is a new 2-day open water swimming festival that will be held in Hyde Park's Serpentine in London on September 24th-25th. Hugh Brasher, Event Director for London Marathon Events, says: “Our aim is to grow Swim Serpentine into the largest open water swimming event in the UK. The Serpentine is

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Jack Burnell Wins On The Sunshine Coast

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jack Burnell of Great Britain made his long trip to Mooloolaba, a tourist resort on the Australian Sunshine Coast of Queensland worthwhile. In the build-up to the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim in Rio de Janeiro this August, Burnell and his British teammates are traveling the globe to gain even more experience

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Jack Burnell Is Confidently Focused

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jack Burnell finished fifth* in the 2015 FINA World Swimming Championships in Kazan, Russia to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games 10 km marathon swim. He was happy to qualify and certainly among the 2016 medal favorites, but disappointed at his final placing. But he has an Olympian’s focus and

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