Tag: Waikiki

Swimming Shore Shore

Photos courtesy of Cyndia Lavik, South Shore Classic, Oahu. The South Shore Classic is an ocean swimming competition on the South Shore of Oahu in Hawaii organized by former professional triathlete and world-class marathon swimmer John Flanagan and runner Todd Iacovelli. "I wanted to create a different dynamic," explains Flanagan about the event that

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Swimming In Hawaii From Point To Point

Michael Miller of Oahu broke down a channel swim in Hawaii for his daughter Mackenzi in 3 fundamental steps: walk in, swim across, and walk out. But the English Channel, Catalina Channel, Molokai Channel and Maui Channel swimmer knows there is much more behind the planning and execution of a successful channel swim, especially an inter-island crossing in

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Doubly Tough, Doubly Rough, Doubly Fun

The 32nd edition of the Possibly Annual Hawaiian Christmas Looong Distance Invitational Rough-H2O Swim was this Sunday, December 15th. The event was typically enjoyable despite (or because of) the deteriorating weather that started 45 minutes after the start on Kaimana Beach at the foot of the Diamond Head volcano on Oahu. “The changing water conditions

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