Tag: triathlon

Conquer Your Fear of the Triathlon Swim

Conquer Your Fear of the Triathlon Swim Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ali Meeks is an open water swimmer, triathlon coach, and swim instructor from Decatur, Alabama who recently co-wrote a book called Conquer Your Fear of the Triathlon Swim together with Melon Dash from of Sarasota, Florida. She explains, "Our book was released on June

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Claudia Müller Is Latest Iron Icewoman

Claudia Müller Is Latest Iron Icewoman Courtesy of WOWSA, Burghausen, Germany. Claudia Müller completed an Ice Mile on January 19th 2020 in Burghausen, Germany in 28 minutes 59 seconds in 4.40°C water. She previously finished the 2014 Ironman Triathlon in Klagenfurt on the eastern shore of Lake Wörthersee, Austria. With her Ice Mile, the 49-year-old

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POW Clinics In Woollett Aquatic Center

POW Clinics In Woollett Aquatic Center Courtesy of Mike Collins, California. Mike Collins and Natalie Barrad hosted the first of their two annual POW (Pool Open Water) events at the Woollett Aquatic Center in Irvine, California. "The open water practices are free; however, the POW Skills Clinic cost US$150 and are required to attend open water

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Swimming Goggleless In The Olympics

Image courtesy of NBCOlympics.com of the Olympic triathlon in Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro. We love the old-school, raw approach to open water swimming of professional triathlete Andrea Hewitt at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games sprint triathlon [shown on the far right at the start above]. She did not use goggles and swam the ocean leg goggleless. One of

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