Tag: Loch Lomond

Sabrina, Swiss Swimming Spectacularly

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Sabrina Wiedmer is versatile, living a global aquatic life. In 2013, the 27-year-old Swiss started off her open water swimming career with a 16 km Cork to Cobh Swim in Ireland that took her 3 hours 10 minutes. She still holds the record for the fastest time on this course. Over the winter, Wiedmer

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Great Scottish swim…What A Honeymoon

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Alexander Studzinski won the Great Scottish Swim, competing with 2,500 other open water swimmers in Loch Lomond yesterday. It was a fitting farewell to the German marathon swimmer who is now off with his fiancé Beatrix Eisel to Hawaii for their wedding before their Maui Channel Swim. Beatrix, a former

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David Dawson Has A Happy Birthday

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. David Dawson had an unexpectedly great day. Dawson became the first New Zealander to cross the 21.6-mile Loch Lomond. The 12 hour 21 minute traverse in Scotland on August 12th was a fundraiser for the Rotorua Community Hospice where Dawson raised more than $8,000. Chris Sifleet of Swim4miles recalls

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