Tag: Paul Asmuth

Cashing In On Marathon Swimming

The Daily Mail reported that Olympic 10km Marathon Swim gold medal favorite Keri-Anne Payne has generated income of £500,000 from her sponsors, Links of London, British Gas, Speedo, Max Factor and Oral-B. With her bright smile, it is no wonder Oral-B is one of her sponsors. With British Gas' support of British Swimming, it makes sense that British Gas and

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No Replacement For Passion And Intensity

The Washington Post ran an interesting article about the training - or lack thereof - by Michael Phelps and how USA Swimming's Olympic coaches are reinventing the sport for their older elite stars.Amy Shipley of the Washington Post wrote that "as swimmers continue their professional careers well beyond college, the older generation is unable or unwilling to

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Buenos Días Swimmers In Baja California

Simon Murie, founder of SwimTrek teamed up with Gary Emich, known as Mr. Alcatraz, down south in the tropically warm waters of Baja California for a new SwimTrek in Mexico."Based in the tranquil and stunning Sea of Cortez off Baja's eastern coast, this trip is bound to be one of our most popular.""Each day, we swim underneath rocky cliffs, past beautiful

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Tough Targeted Training At Tower 26

Two-time FINA World Masters champion Gerry Rodrigues will start up the Tower 26 open water workouts again on Friday in Santa Monica Beach in Southern California."The water has warmed a bit (63-64°F)and we are ready to start at 6 am sharp," announced Gerry. "These are tough and targeted workouts geared for massive improvements in small surf (1-2 feet) at

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