Tag: San Francisco Bay

The Streets Of San Francisco

The Streets Of San Francisco Courtesy of Space Race Studio, San Francisco Bay, California. The spread and countermeasures for COVID-19 have literally emptied the streets, pools of San Francisco. But according to locals can appreciate that at least Aquatic Park remains open to bay swimming in San Francisco Bay. Copyright © 2008 – 2020 by World Open Water

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Cold Water, Warm Drinks

Cold Water, Warm Drinks Courtesy of Zina Deretsky, San Francisco Bay, California. A warm fluffy towel, a nice long warm shower, relaxing sauna, a hot mug of coffee, tea or hot chocolate, a delicious meal. These are some of the rewards that are cherished after cold water swims. Zina Deretsky of Zina Studio knows those rewards well after a decade of cold

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Open Water Swimming 365 Days Of 2020

Open Water Swimming 365 Days Of 2020 Courtesy of Zina Deretsky, Aquatic Park, San Francisco Bay, California. Zina Deretsky, CMI has been swimming in Aquatic Park in San Francisco Bay over the last decade. On dryland, Deretsky is a talented board certified medical illustrator and a science & technology illustrator with a passion for the open water that

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The Beauty Of Swimming In San Francisco

The Beauty Of Swimming In San Francisco Courtesy of Zina Deretsky, Aquatic Park, San Francisco Bay, California. Zina Deretsky, CMI has been swimming in Aquatic Park in San Francisco Bay over the last decade. On dryland, Deretsky is a talented board certified medical illustrator and a science & technology illustrator. But her passion for the open water

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Pioneering Swimmers In San Francisco Bay

Pioneering Women In San Francisco Bay Courtesy of the International Swimming Hall of Fame. The International Swimming Hall of Fame archives have a photo of an old pigskin award presented in 1912 to Nell Schmidt, a pioneering open water swimmer from the Dolphin Club in San Francisco, by the City of Alameda, California (on San Francisco Bay). The award is

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