Tag: World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year

YASU, Rebel With A Cause

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Photo by Kazuhiro Tahara. Yasu Fukuoka, known as YASU, has always been clear of his goals. He wanted to represent Japan at the Olympics - and he achieved his goal, racing in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2012 London Olympics and the 2016 Rio Olympics. But he also wanted to help promote the

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14 Swimmers At The Bottom Of The World

Courtesy of Ger Kennedy, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. https://youtu.be/Olq6j25191U Antarctica 2020 International Swim is a series of ice swims and environmental swims held inside the Antarctic Circle (66°33′46.5″ south) that replicates and celebrates Lynne Cox's pioneering Antarctica 1.7 km swim in Neko Bay in 2002 and celebrates the 200-year

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