Tag: Rottnest Channel Swim

Swimming To, From, And Around Rottnest

Swimming To, From, And Around Rottnest Courtesy of WOWSA, Rottnest Channel. "There are some contemporary prolific swimmers who I associate with certain channels around the world." Steven Munatones commented, "Like Chloë McCardel in the English Channel, Hank Wise in the Catalina Channel, and Caroline Block in the North Channel.  Even though these swimmers

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Can’t Wait To Read Blind Vision

Can’t Wait To Read Blind Vision Courtesy of Alasdair McCulloch. James Pittar, an icon in the open water swimming world, will release his autobiography called Blind Vision in April 2019. Pittar is an International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honor Swimmer, a celebrated Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming member, a member of the Rottnest Channel Swim

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Is That A Boat Expo?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With hundreds of boats spread out in Perth, it is surprising to non-swimmers to learn that the Karma Resorts Rottnest Channel Swim requires so many marine vessels. But the Karma Resorts Rottnest Channel Swim is one of the most grand and grandiose ocean swimming extravaganzas in the world. In 2016, the

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Champions Of The Channel, Rottnest Redux

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In 2016, the Rottnest Channel Swim Association (RCSA) will run a new event in addition to the traditional Karma Resorts Rottnest Channel Swim. This new event is called Champions of the Channel. The Champions of the Channel is a race designed for elite swimmers (both professionals and amateurs, age-group

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