Tag: Team Pursuit

Germany Takes 5 km Team Pursuit Title

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Germany's Rob Muffels and Christian Reichert pulled their teammate Isabelle Härle) along to win the 2015 FINA World Championships 5 km team pursuit event in 55:14.4. How fast was able to swim in collaboration with her teammates? Consider that Haley Anderson won the women's 5 km race in 58:48.4, but Härle

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In The Pursuit Of Competition

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Now that the sprint is over; now that the Olympic qualification race is over; it is time for the always-enjoyable-to-watch 5 km team pursuit race (officially named the Mixed 5 km Team Event) to be held at the 2015 FINA World Championships. Three swimmers from each country, with at least one member of each

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Crippen Cup Competition

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Miromar Lakes in Estero, Florida is one of the epicenters of competitive open water swimming in America. From national championships to world championship qualification races, the calm waters of Miromar Lakes has been the site of victories from many of the American open water swimming champions, from Chip

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Team Brazil Takes Top Spot In Grid Race

Samuel de Bona and Poliana Okimoto beat the teams from Italy, South Africa, Japan, Canada, U.S.A. and Argentina in today's 1 km grid race on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro. Like their partnership to win a bronze in this summer's World Championship 5 km team pursuit race, de Bona and Okimoto strategized and sprinted to victory to win the King and Queen

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