Tag: Ned Denison

How Focused Is Stephen Redmond?

Ned Denison tells this story of his fellow Irish marathon swimmer who has now landed in Honolulu to get ready to attempt the 26-mile Molokai Channel, just days after completing the Catalina Channel:"It seems that Stephen Redmond had settled on his line to get around the Fastnet Rock [the treacherous most southerly point in Ireland]. This freaking sailboat

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Three Amigos From The North Down South

Ned Denison, an experienced channel swims from east to west and north to south, traveled to South Africa with fellow swimmers Simon Murie and Tom Hudson to experience extreme swimming in that part of the open water world.This is his account: Three English Channel solo swimmers combined a vacation - and snuck in another swim - when they flew down for the

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The Triple Crown Of Prison Escapes

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ned Denison has not only Swum His Age, but he is also on his way to complete a unique Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming. While the traditional Triple Crown consists of the English Channel, Catalina Channel and Manhattan Island Marathon Swim, Denison is on a path of prison escape. Denison is headed down to

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A Week In Hell Opens Up Possibilities

Competitive swimmers around the world do a variety of very difficult interval sets. The sets can range from college teams doing 100 x 100s during Christmas training sessions or Ned Denison pushing English Channel aspirants to 100 x 200s in winter or long open water swimming sets like 10 miles of kicking, or 10 miles in the ocean without goggles that Ted

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Insight Of Ned Denison On WOWSA Live

Insight Of Ned Denison On WOWSA Live Courtesy of WOWSA Live, Huntington Beach, California. WOWSA Live has one of the world's most enthusiastic swimmers, Ned Denison, as its guest this coming Wednesday. Denison will share his insights on the sport of open water swimming and personal experiences from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean - and many

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Total Body And Brain Confusion

Total Body And Brain Confusion Courtesy of WOWSA, Cork, Ireland. Ned Denison, Swim Ireland's National Open Water Committee chairman and a nominee for the 2010 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year, announced the details of the Cork Ireland Distance Swim Camp that is annually held in July. "Swimmers can join for all nine days – or just a few. Most of

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