Tag: WOWSA 10-Mile World Championships

Kingdom Swim Next Up

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "The Kingdom Swim psych sheet is now set," explains Phil White of the July 12th multi-race event that includes the WOWSA 10-Mile World Championship. "With about 125 swimmers joining us from as far away as Ireland and California, Quebec City and Florida." Additionally, White announced a new 15-mile

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Rob Madell Swimming To Kingdom Come

Rob Madell finished his 10-mile swim at the Kingdom Swim in 5 hours 53 minutes. The 71-year-old has been swimming since he was on his high school and college swim teams where he first competed at 50 yards and 100 yards. After my freshman year in college, I switched to long distance which in those days that meant 220 yards and 440 yards in a pool. Many

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Pure As White In Lake Memphremagog

Phil White and 11 fellow open water swimmers established the Northeast Kingdom Open Water Swimming Association (NEKOWSA) to promote and coordinate open water swims in the gorgeous lakes of the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, a wonderfully peaceful part of the eastern United States. The clarity of the lakes in Vermont rival any of those throughout North

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