Tag: Olympic marathon swim

Where Did The Turn Buoys Go?

The Olympic marathon swim was a spectacular event. It was majestic with unique turn buoys and custom-made kayaks. Aerial views were broadcast and Olympic rings dotted the venue. But where did all this wonderfully colorful Olympic equipment go? Can it be purchased? And will those turn buoys ever be used or seen again? Copyright © 2012 by Open Water

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China Out Of The Olympic Marathon Swim

Keri-Anne Payne and the rest of the finalists in tomorrow's Olympic marathon swim will not have to worry about Yanqiao Fang of China. Fang, a hard-nosed swimmer known for her physicality who captured fourth in the 10K world championship in 2010, will reportedly be a non-starter. The remaining 24 women's finalists, loaded with plenty of medal contenders,

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