Tag: Jennifer Figge

Jennifer Figge’s Bermuda Triangle Swim

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Many ships and aircrafts have been mysteriously and supposedly disappeared under unknown circumstances in the Bermuda Triangle or the Devil's Triangle in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean. While numerous television programs, books and online sites talk about this unresolved mystery, reputable

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Swimming Toward Shark Island

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With Captain Abdullah Al Hasni observing and escorting, Jennifer Figge completed a day swim from Fahal Island (shark island) in Muscat, Oman. Fahal Island is a small island about two miles due north of Qurum in Oman. Copyright © 2015 by World Open Water Swimming Association

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Cu Co, Clear Cure

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jennifer Figge was injured from a terrible skiing accident and she needed to rehabilitate both physically and mentally. Like many, she did physical therapy including all kinds of AlterG sessions. But unlike anyone else, she decided to go for a stage swim...from Cuba to Mexico. She left Cabo Cruz on the

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What Is A Stage Swim?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. A stage swim is a type of solo open water swimming attempt, relay or race conducted over two or more consecutive days where the distance of the individual stages can vary on each day and the starting point of the subsequent stages begins at or near the same point as the finish of the previous day's swim.

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