Tag: Navajo Lake

Mother Nature Is a Huge Opponent

Mother Nature Is a Huge Opponent Sponsored by KAATSU Global, Huntington Beach, California. "When I first saw Japanese sumo wrestler Enho compete against significantly larger sumo wrestlers at the highest level of sumo, we immediately thought of open water swimmers," said Steven Munatones. "At 168 cm (5'-6") and peaking at 99 kg (but usually at 92 kg),

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Kelly Gneiting Steps Up Big Time

Kelly Gneiting Steps Up Big Time Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. There is no more unlikely marathon swimmer than sumo wrestler Kelly Gneiting. Not only did he struggle - but succeed - with his 22-mile (35.4 km) solo swim across Navajo Lake from New Mexico to Colorado in 22 hours 46 minutes, but he also faced - and overcome - obstacles to

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The Fat Passion Of Kelly Gneiting

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Open water swimmers are an incredibly interesting and diverse group of individuals. Their lives unfold like a page-turning thriller, each chapter of their lives part of a long-running human interest story. 430-pound (200 kg) American sumo wrestler and open water swimmer Kelly Gneiting is one of these

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