Tag: Martin Goodman

Railroading In The Ocean

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Big, smooth displacements of water in the ocean - the rhythmic movement of ocean swells - can be used to your advantage while swimming in the coastal open water locations. Railroading is when a swimmer uses the power of large wind-generated waves or ocean swells to push them forward as they swim towards

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Theodore Yach Closing In On 100

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Theodore Yach completed his 97th Robben Island crossing together with Martin Goodman who completed his 25th crossing under the escort of pilot Derrick Frazer. "It was a wake-up call this morning," Yach explains. "We chose to swim Three Anchor Bay to Robben Island; [it was a] terrible mistake. 4 hours 36

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