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Finishing Up And Out Over The Open Water

In the major international competitions, the goal is a vertical finish where the athletes must touch (not just cross the vertical plane). In the recent FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup race in Eilat, Israel, third place Evgeny Drattsev of Russia perfectly timed his reach up and forward to the finish behind victorious Spyridon Gianniotis of Greece and

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Marathoning Belongs To Greece

10 km world champion Spyridon Gianniotis is living up to his country's gift to the endurance sports world. The Greek champion has won the last three marathon swims he has raced against the world's best and is looking good as the leading gold medal contender for London. His latest victory came in the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup race in Eilat,

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Who’s Trending In Open Water Swimming?

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California. Among the 6,930 Openwaterpedia entries of people, products, places, services, coaches, pilots and events, below is the current list of the 50 most popular online searches related to open water swimming or open water swimmers in Openwaterpedia. Openwaterpedia is an online reference and research tool for the open water swimming

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