Tag: RCP Tiburon Mile

RCP Tiburon Mile Was Savage For James

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. James Savage, who was the youngest swimmer to complete a round-trip Alcatraz Island swim, admitted that the recent RCP Tiburon Mile was his most difficult open water race to date...by far. But he loved it. Absolutely loved it. "James is always up for a challenge," said his mother Jillian to Bob Placak

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What Kind of Swimmer Are You?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. People of all ages, abilities and backgrounds participate in open water swimming for many reasons. You swim because it might be a hot summer day...or you want to become more fit or tone...or you are a competitive swimmer...or you are a lifeguard or a triathlete. No matter if you are a hard-core marathon

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Tackling Tiburon

Courtesy of Bob Placak, RCP Tiburon Mile, San Francisco Bay, California. Bob Placak announced the 16th Annual RCP Tiburon Mile, a 1 nautical mile swim from Angel Island to downtown Tiburon in San Francisco Bay on September 11th. "This open water swim will feature Olympic gold, silver and bronze medalists arriving directly from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

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Like Father, Like Son

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 11-year-old Robert Placak had repeatedly asked his father and brothers for advice. He wanted reassurances and enjoyed the camaraderie of doing something together with his father and brothers. They were all tremendously excited to do the 2015 RCP Tiburon Mile in San Francisco Bay. But father and race

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RCP Tiburon Mile Re-Broadcast Today

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Comcast SportsNet California will broadcast the 15th annual RCP Tiburon Mile beginning tonight. "Watch the elite swimmers who joined us from around the world like, Keri-Anne Payne and David Carry from Great Britain, Michael Sheil from Australia, Evgeny Bezruchenko from Russia, Christine Jennings and Becca

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RCP Tiburon Mile Re-Broadcast Tonight

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Comcast SportsNet California will broadcast the 15th annual RCP Tiburon Mile beginning tonight. "Watch the elite swimmers who joined us from around the world like, Keri-Anne Payne and David Carry from Great Britain, Michael Sheil from Australia, Evgeny Bezruchenko from Russia, Christine Jennings and Becca

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