Tag: Winter World Swimming Championships

The Evolution Of The Open Turn

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Petar Stoychev has been doing flip turns in a pool all his life. The 5-time Olympic swimmer and 11-time professional marathon swimming champion has done tens of thousands of kilometers swimming back an forth in a pool, always doing flip turns at the end of the pool. But now he is into winter swimming and

Read More

Ice Swimmers Gather In Cork, Ireland

Several ice swimmers including those from Finland's Winter World Swimming Championships and several of the swimmers who participated in the renowned Bering Strait Swim gathered in Cork, Ireland at the 2013 Global Open Water Swimming Conference. Ram Barkai, Anne Marie Ward, Nuala Moore, and Jackie Cobell were among the 66 swimmers from 17 countries and 15

Read More