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Swimming World Presents “A Voice for the Sport: Open Water Explosion”

A Voice for the Sport: Open Water Explosion

Commentary by Steven Munatones, Founder of the World Open Water Swimming Association and the Daily News of Open Water Swimming. 

It is hard to imagine the current explosion of activity and events in the global open water swimming community being greater. More and more open water swims are being organized on every continent.

The dynamic growth ranges from short shoreline swims for children to a 120-mile, seven-day stage swim down the Hudson River in New York that attracts dozens of Masters swimmers from several countries. While the Olympic 10K Marathon race is the most globally viewed open water event, there are another estimated 25,000-30,000 annually organized open water events around the world.

Read the full article @swimmingworldmagazine