Tag: Maui

Channel Swimming With Aloha

Channel Swimming With Aloha Courtesy of Dr. Steven Minaglia, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. The 3rd Annual ʻAu I Nā Mokupuni ʻEkolu Swim Challenge was held September 12th - 15th. Seven swimmers including Ryan Leong, Dr. Steven Minaglia, Stefan Reinke, Alex Webb, 16-year-old Skylar Webb, Joe Zemaitis, and John Zemaitis completed the 3-day, 3-interisland

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John Derr At 50, 60, 70 And Beyond

John Derr At 50, 60, 70 And Beyond Courtesy of Sandy Pickering Drake, Maui Channel from Lanai to Maui, State of Hawaii. John Derr wrote the most inspirational application to Maui Channel Swim director Ian Emberson on July 9th 2019. The 48th Maui Channel Swim (Bob Roper Memorial Swim) is a 15.2 km channel crossing between the Club Lanai Pier on the island

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Remembering Bob

Remembering Bob Photo courtesy of Bruce Frager. Information courtesy of Ian Emberson, Maui Channel from Lanai to Maui, State of Hawaii. Yesterday among 12 tiger sharks and cross currents, Eney Jones captained an all-star, all-female team of Michelle Mehnert, Olympian Stephanie Horner, Devon Clifford, Olympian Ashley Twichell and Becca Mann at the 48th Maui

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Becca Mann, 1 Channel Down + 2 To Go

Becca Mann, 1 Channel Down + 2 To Go Courtesy of Steve Haumschild, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. Becca Mann started on her attempt of the renowned 57.58 km Maui Nui Triangle Swim in Hawaii this afternoon. Steve Haumschild reported, "She started on Maui. Her first channel crossing took her 4 hours 1 minute across the 15.75 km Pailolo Channel from Maui to

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Becca Mann, 2 Channels Down + 1 To Go

Becca Mann, 2 Channels Down + 1 To Go Courtesy of Steve Haumschild, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. Becca Mann started on her attempt of the renowned 57.58 km Maui Nui Triangle Swim in Hawaii yesterday afternoon. Steve Haumschild reported, "She started on Maui. Her first channel crossing took her 4 hours 1 minute across the 15.75 km Pailolo Channel from

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Beautiful, Becca. Mann Masters Maui Nui

Beautiful, Becca. Mann Masters Maui Nui In 20 Hours 53 Minutes Courtesy of Steve Haumschild, Maui - Molokai - Lanai, Hawaii. "The media and many swimmers define difficult, challenging, long, and cold solo marathon swims as epic," observed Steven Munatones. "With so many marathon, ice and channel swimmers pushing themselves well beyond expectations, there

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