Tag: Susan Simmons

Sometimes You Do Everything You Can

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Penny Dean recalled her goals as a channel swimmer. "I had three goals whenever I swam. To successfully make it across. To set a record. And to accomplish my goal time." Dean, the last person to concurrently hold both the records for the Catalina Channel and English Channel (of which she still holds

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Swimming With SS And MS

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Susan Simmons of Canada set off today on another one of her mega marathon swims in her Swimming with MS (Multiple Sclerosis) series. For more information and constant updates on her 106 km swim across Cowichan Lake located on southern Vancouver Island in Canada's British Columbia, visit #swimmingwithMS and

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Can You Do 105?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Susan Simmons is one of the World's 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Women - and for good reason with her multiple sclerosis. She is less than 3 months away from her longest and toughest swim yet - 105 km three-way attempt across Cowichan Lake in Vancouver Island, Canada. "Training has been extremely

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