Tag: Tita Llorens

Tita Llorens Is Number One

Tita Llorens Is Number One Courtesy of Francisco Pons, Ibiza, Spain. One of the most remarkable ocean swims in history was completed - after years of training and trying - by 49-year-old Tita Llorens last year when she pioneered an unprecedented 101.6 km swim between the Spanish mainland and Cala Colodar on Ibiza across the Canal de Ibiza in 36 hours 16

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Tita Tackles Turbulence

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 48-year-old Tita Llorens attempted the first bioprene* 90 km swim from Ibiza to Jávea (Xàbia) on mainland Spain. But, unfortunately, Llorens had to abort the crossing after 17 hours and 45 km due to strong Force 4 and Force 5 winds and large swells. Her escort team decided that the crossing was

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Tita Llorens To Try, Try, Try Again

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Tita Llorens is going to give it another go across the 85 km (52.8 miles) of the jellyfish-strewn canal de Mallorca on July 15th. She will start at Punta d'en Jonc in Ibiza and aim to finish at La Mola in Mallorca. Mallorca is the largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago located in the

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