Tag: Manaus

Amazon Men And Woman

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With all kinds, types and speeds, many open water swimmers will be gathering this weekend in the Rio Negro, the largest left tributary of the Amazon River and the largest blackwater river in the world for a trio of open water swims. The Rio Negro is one of the world's ten largest rivers in average discharge

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Swimming In The Heart Of The Amazon

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. A small, but quickly emerging group of open water swimmers are located in Manaus in northern Brazil. Manaus is the capital of the state of Amazonas where there are 3 rivers converge: the Amazon, Rio Negro and Rio Solimões with a passionate team of young and masters open water swimmers. With a population of

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