Tag: Loch Ness

The New Stillwater 8

The New Stillwater 8 Courtesy of Michelle Macy, Portland, USA. Oceans Seven swimmer and Hall of Famer Michelle Macy announced the new and improved Stillwater 8. Macy first announced the solo marathon swimming challenge across 8 different lakes around the world in 2011. With the input and advice of Evan Morrison and other marathon swimmers, she revised

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Stella Taylor Across Loch Ness

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Sun Sentinel reported in 1981 that Stella Taylor, an American Honour Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame from Florida, swam 24 miles across Loch Ness in Scotland in 18 hours 58 minutes in 48°F (8.8°C) water. In an NBC News telecast on September 2nd 1981, Taylor discussed her swim

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The Kingdom Games 2015 Schedule

Courtesy of Kingdom Games, registration opens September 15th 2014. SWIM THE KINGDOM • Son of a Swim, June 13th and 20th – 6, 4, and 2 mile courses • Kingdom Swim, July 25th – 15-mile Border Buster, WOWSA 10 Mile World Open Water Championship, non-championship 10, 6, 3, and 1 mile courses, and 1/4 mile and 100 yard courses just for kids • Seymour Swim (in

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