Tag: Janel Jorgensen McArdle

Tectonic Shifts In American Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Janel Jorgensen McArdle and Rob Butcher have decided to resign their posts, effectively sending tectonic shifts in the American masters swimming and amateur swimming communities. McArdle was formerly the President and Chief Executive Officer of Swim Across America while Butcher was formerly the Executive

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Chloë Cleared, Coaching To Continue

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. After an unanticipated stay in the hospital due to severe sea wasp stings that became infected, Chloë McCardel was released from a local hospital earlier today. As she tries to catch up on her communications, she continues to manage her injuries and is not able to walk more than a few meters at a time.

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Janel Jorgensen McArdle Scores Twice

Janel Jorgensen McArdle, President of Swim Across America, took some time off this week to have two adorable twins: Erik and Ayden McArdle. Swim Across America is the most prolific and impactful open water swimming charitable organization in the world, raising millions of U.S. dollars a year to help further the cause of preventing and treating

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A Change Of Pace In The Open Water World

Since 1982, we have been helping organize, plan and volunteer for open water swimming events around the world. From the Waikiki Roughwater Swim in Hawaii and the King and Queen of the Sea event in Brazil to the USA National Championships and the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, from FINA pro marathons to charity events, our volunteerism has spanned the

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