Tag: Steven Robles

Hector Gascon, Grateful And Appreciative

Hector Gascon, Grateful And Appreciative Courtesy of Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, Catalina Channel, Southern California. Catalina Channel Swimming Federation confirmed that Hector Gascon of Los Angeles, California overcame some nighttime turbulence to complete his first channel swim across the Catalina Channel on September 19th-20th in 12 hours 31

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The Chances Of 1 In 11.5 Million

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. According to the University of Florida’s International Shark Attack File, a swimmer's chances of being attacked by a shark in the U.S. are 1 in 11.5 million. We looked for the data supporting this probability assumption. Various organizations report that between 75-100 million people go to the beach each

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Free Ocean Workouts With SCAQ

In America, there is no swim team with as many ocean swimmers as SCAQ, Southern California Aquatic Masters Swim Club. The massive adult swimming team is spread far and wide throughout the Los Angeles basin. SCAQ includes courageous ocean swimmer Mary Ellen Koetsier-Farr came to the immediate aid of Steven Robles during a Great White Shark encounter in

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