Tag: Race for the Conch Eco-SeaSwim

Filling In The Open Water With Color

Courtesy of Alizee Zimmermann, Race For The Conch Eco-SeaSwim, Turks & Caicos. In the Race For The Conch Eco-SeaSwim goodie bag for its participants, this marine drawing is included so both young and older competitors can fill in with crayons. This year will be the seventh year of this tropical swim in the Caribbean Sea. For more information about the

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Where Did The Turn Buoys Go?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. At this year's Race for the Conch Eco-SeaSwim in the crystal-clear waters of Grace Bay in Turks & Caicos, two turn buoys mysteriously disappeared. The buoys were anchored on the race course the day before, but on race day, the buoys were gone and nowhere to be found. Where could they be? Where did they

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Like Mother, Like Son

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. One of the most prolific writers and influential publishers in the swimming world, Laura Hamel, clearly does what she writes about: enjoy masters swimming and open water swimming. She and her son, Dirk Hamel, won the 2.4-mile Race For The Conch Eco-SeaSwim in Turks & Caicos last week. Dirk, a sophomore at

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