Tag: Sean Ryan

Challenger From Chattanooga Heads To Rio

Courtesy of WOWSA, Sean Ryan, California. Sean Ryan from Tennessee is definitely a medal favorite in the men's Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The fourth place finisher in the 10 km at the 2015 FINA World Championships is outside the global media's radar, especially with flashier and more well-known competitors taking the marathon

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Open Water Swimmers Head To The Pool

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. While many eyes in the competitive swimming world will be interested in the times produced by Michael Phelps (entered in the 100 and 200 freestyle, 100 and 200 butterfly and 200 IM) and Ryan Lochte (100 and 200 freestyle, 200 backstroke, 100 butterfly, 200 and 400 IM) at the United States Olympic Swimming

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Won’t 30,000 Times As Bad Kill You?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. At the 2016 USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships in Florida, NBC reported [here] that the Associated Press found that viral levels in Rio de Janeiro were 30,000 times higher than is considered alarming in the U.S. and Europe. We find this reporting about the water safety situation at the

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Andrew Gemmell Sprints To Australia

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "I can adapt to conditions that present themselves," said 2012 Olympian and open water swimming veteran Andrew Gemmell, winner of the 2014 USA Swimming 10 km National Open Water Swimming Championships in Castaic Lake this Friday morning. And that he did as he earned the top spot to represent the USA at the

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