Tag: The Deep Enders

Going Off With The Deep Enders

Video of The Deep Enders courtesy of Lynn Kubasek from San Nicolas to the California mainland. Six Deep Enders swam from San Nicolas Island to the California mainland this October and was the first crossing from this isolated uninhabited island 112.8 km (70.1 miles) from the California coast. Coached by Theo Schmeeckle and escorted by Greg Elliot on the

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The Deep Enders Swim To Shore

Video of The Deep Enders courtesy of Lynn Kubasek from San Nicolas to the California mainland. The Deep Enders Relay spanned from San Nicolas Island to San Pedro Monday October 12th into Tuesday October 13th was the first known successful swim from San Nicolas Island. Coached by Theo Schmeeckle, the sextet of Jim McConica, Tom Ball, John Chung, Zach

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Offshore Odysseys On The Increase

Courtesy of Juan Carlo of Star staff offshore from California. It seems there are more and more offshore swims being attempted and completed increasingly in the Pacific Ocean and around the world. An offshore swim is defined as a swim in an open body of water where the start and finish is not part of a continent or on a mainland. These offshore swims

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