Tag: Richard Weinberger

Commonwealth Cruising

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Will the men from the Commonwealth - Jarod Poort (Australia), Kane Radford (New Zealand), and Richard Weinberger (Canada) all face each other again at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Copacabana Beach? Time will tell. Of the 53 countries of the Commonwealth, it looks like Australia, Canada, Malaysia, New

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Jack Burnell Wins On The Sunshine Coast

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jack Burnell of Great Britain made his long trip to Mooloolaba, a tourist resort on the Australian Sunshine Coast of Queensland worthwhile. In the build-up to the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim in Rio de Janeiro this August, Burnell and his British teammates are traveling the globe to gain even more experience

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Finishing 8th Is An Olympic Victory

Photo of Richard Weinberger Ian MacNicol of Swimming Canada. Article courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. It is not often that finishing 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th or 10th comes as a prize, a relief, and a joy. But when only 10 of the fastest open water swimming men on the planet qualify for the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Olympic

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