Tag: Tracy Clark

Battling the Mind Game

Courtesy of New Zealand's Tracy Clark from the Strait of Gibraltar. Last week Roger Finch from South Africa and I swam the Strait of Gibraltar. It was not the best day in the water for me that’s for sure. We had been let down badly by someone days before the swim which in turn caused a lot of anxiety in the days leading up to the swim and certainly

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David Dawson Has A Happy Birthday

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. David Dawson had an unexpectedly great day. Dawson became the first New Zealander to cross the 21.6-mile Loch Lomond. The 12 hour 21 minute traverse in Scotland on August 12th was a fundraiser for the Rotorua Community Hospice where Dawson raised more than $8,000. Chris Sifleet of Swim4miles recalls

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