Tag: Rhys Mainstone

Mainstone Is King Of The Bay And Series

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Australian Rhys Mainstone and Melissa Gorman has 10,000 reasons to be happy today as he won the season-ending State King of the Bays event and the overall title of the State New Zealand Ocean Swim Series on Auckland’s North Shore today. Mainstone won the 2.8 km swim from Milford Beach to Takapuna Beach to

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Who Will Be King?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Photo shows the start of the 2013 State King of the Bays race with Rangitoto Island in the background. $32,000 in cash goes on the line this weekend as Australasia’s open water swimmers line up to conclude the New Zealand Ocean Swim series. The 2.8 km State King of the Bays on Auckland’s North Shore is

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Mainstone Is The Main Man In Mt Maunganui

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Australians Rhys Mainstone and George O’Brien sent 1-2 in the State New Zealand Ocean Swim Series at Mt Maunganui. But 700 meters into the 2.6 km State Sand To Surf race, Mainstone shifted into another gear. “ Yeah I’m very pleased with that race. My race strategy was to go out and conserve energy, but

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