Tag: Matteo Furlan

Ferry Weertman Takes Chun’an

Courtesy of Colin Hill and FINA, Chun'an, China. https://youtu.be/AQZuZ5iiDsg 2016 Olympic gold medalist Ferry Weertman got a little more training in warm water for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games marathon swim in Chun'an, China. He won the season-ending FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series race in Chun'an that is a good indication that he will be

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Kristóf Rasovszky Wins Again

Kristóf Rasovszky Wins Again Courtesy of Aimee Berg, FINA, lac Mégantic, Canada. Kristóf Rasovszky of Hungary won his third consecutive FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series event at the Traversée internationale du lac Mégantic in Quebec, Canada. Rasovszky won by 1.8 seconds in 2 hours 6 minutes 46.3 seconds over Italy's Dario Verani. Matteo Furlan of Italy

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Simone Ruffini Wins Twice Big Time

Photos by Giorgio Perottino for Deepbluemedia. Article courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. It was quite a FINA World Championships for Simone Ruffini. He not only qualified for the 2016 Olympics with a seventh place finish in the 10 km race, but he also culminated the event with his first world title and a successful marriage proposal to

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