Tag: Maratón Internacional Hernandarias – Paraná

Vrije Slag By Herman Willemse

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In 2015, Herman Willemse wrote his 560-page memoirs about his prolific and illustrious open water swimming career - one of the most successful swimmers of the 20th century. In Vrije slag (Freestyle in English), Willemse tells of his swims around the world and his post-retirement adventures in a sailboat

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88 km To Go Down The Paraná River

88 km To Go Down The Paraná River Courtesy of WOWSA, Paraná River, Argentina. Years ago, the FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix, now called the FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series, had a stop on its circuit, the 88 km (54.5 miles) Maratón Internacional Hernandarias – Paraná (or the Maraton Nautica Internacional Hernandarias - Parana or Maraton Internacional de

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