Tag: Jason Malick

Malick’s Marriage Marine-Style

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ice swimming, marathon swimming, ocean swimming, channel swimming, pioneer swimming, kayaking, organizing, observing and volunteering. Lisa Hertz and Jason Malick do it all. The pair, once engaged both literally and figuratively, are all about the open water. So when it came to their marriage, the pair

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The Family Of Open Water Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The June issue of the Open Water Swimming Magazine has lots of articles on how families come together in the sport of open water swimming. Husbands and wives, sons and daughters, fathers and mothers, brothers and sisters all coming together in various open water swimming venues around the world. Article

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Hertz Goes Into Overdrive

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "She has a lot of marathoning left to do," predicts Tampa Bay Marathon Swim race director Ron Collins about Lisa Hertz. The 28-year-old took a little spring break from class and turned in an impressive 12 hour 46 minute swim at one of the longest competitive marathon swims in the world this past weekend.

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Around The Island With Jason Malick

Jason Malick swam around Absecon Island as a throwback to the Around the Island Swim that was pioneered in 1953 by a friendly bet between two lifeguards. Captain Stewart Rosen of the Metamorphisis and kayaker Jeff Wildonger left Gardner's Basin as Malick rode the ebb tide out into the Atlantic Ocean passing by the grand strand of Atlantic City. The

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Jason Malick Is A San Francisco 49er

Jason Malick jumped off his escort boat right under the Golden Gate Bridge in the 49°F (9.4°C) water this morning and is now heading steadily to the Farallon Islands with the tides behind him. Malick can be followed on his 30-mile attempt to become the first person to swim from the mainland of California, starting at the Golden Gate Bridge to the "most

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