Tag: Kalohi Channel

Becca Mann, 1 Channel Down + 2 To Go

Becca Mann, 1 Channel Down + 2 To Go Courtesy of Steve Haumschild, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. Becca Mann started on her attempt of the renowned 57.58 km Maui Nui Triangle Swim in Hawaii this afternoon. Steve Haumschild reported, "She started on Maui. Her first channel crossing took her 4 hours 1 minute across the 15.75 km Pailolo Channel from Maui to

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Mann Up…Maui Nui Is A Go

Mann Up...Maui Nui Is A Go Courtesy of WOWSA, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. On August 18th starting on the island of Lanai, Becca Mann will attempt the renowned 64 km Maui Nui Triangle Swim. Steve Haumschild wrote, "This will be an epic adventure for all involved. We will meet at Lahaina and motor up to the start in Maui. We want to get the most

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The Good Doctor Does A Two-way Pailolo

On November 30th, Dr. Steve Minaglia added another channel to his resume. After 11 hours 10 minutes, he returned to where he started on the west side of Maui to become the first person to complete a two-way crossing of the Pailolo Channel between Molokai and Maui. Escorted by pilot Paul Luuwai from Maui and paddle boarder Blair Norris from Oahu, the

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A Long List Of Hawaii Channel Swimmers

There are nine main channels between the largest islands in the state of Hawaii. Eight of which have been successfully crossed by solo swimmers with one giant channel remaining and more and more marathon swimmers trying to overcome the large swells, raw tropical beauty, strong currents and abundant marine life at the channels. To date, the successful

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