News Summary of August 2, 2010

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Bulgaria's Petar Stoychev Wins Swimming Marathon Gold
Novinite.com
In 2007 Petar Stoychev broke the record for swimming the English Channel and was awarded the "Bulgarian Athlete of the Year" award by President Georgi

Canoe club hosts Open Water Swim
HANALEI — The Namolokama O'Hanalei Canoe Club hosted its 4th annual Open Water Swim this weekend at Hanalei Bay.

The Daily News of Open Water Swimming: Another OWSA Joins The ...
By Steven Munatones
Another OWSA joined the global open water swimming community with the inaugural Central Illinois Open Water Swim (CIOWS) held this week. The 1.2- and 2.4-mile races in Hudson's Evergreen Lake are an excellent opportunity for swimmers in

Blankenhorn connects continents with Gibraltar swim
Presidio Sports
“This is definitely the longest and coolest open-water swim that I have done,” said Blankenhorn, whose ocean swim resumé includes the Waikiki Roughwater

2010 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships USA Swimming Open Water ...
About.com Swimming
The pool competition will run from August 18-21 in Irvine, while the open water 10K swim will be on August 22 in Long Beach. This is the first time that the ...

natation / Coupe de France eau Libre - Une fête de famille - Le ...
Cette 29e étape de la coupe de France en eau libre, organisée par le CABL 39 sur le plan d'eau de la base de Bellecin, était placée sous le signe de ...

Hedel remet le couvert
La Voix des Sports
Les championnats d'Europe de natation débutent cette semaine à Budapest avec les épreuves d'eau libre. Qualifié sur le 25 km, le Dunkerquois Joanes Hedel

Julie Jag: Freezing my toes off, sans wetsuit
Santa Cruz Sentinel
A few months ago, a co-worker invoked some kind of mind control and talked me into signing up for the South End Rowing Club's Alcatraz swim - a 1½-mile

Swimming in from Alcatraz - 500 times
San Francisco Chronicle
Kristine Buckley strokes toward San Francisco in May in her 500th swim from Alcatraz. It came on her 50th birthday. Kristine Buckley knew what she wanted

Les Inuk sur la bonne voie
Le Journal de Québec
Roberval | « Un jour, le gagnant ou la gagnante de la traversée viendra de notre club. » Pour Nicolas Bussières, l'entraîneur du club de natation en eau ...

Magazine : L'été, ces nageurs se retroussent la Manche
Ouest-France
En 2001, Zhang Jian fut le premier Chinois à réussir la traversée de la Manche à la nage. Ce sont les galériens de la natation. Chaque année, une vingtaine

Freiwasserschwimmen: Elementenwechsel in jungen Jahren | Sport ...
Bei den deutschen Langstrecken-Meisterschaften ist Christian Hein nicht mehr im Wasser, sondern an Land gefordert. Ganz abgeschrieben hat der

25. Thüringen-Cup im Freiwasserschwimmen
Der Berg ruft? In 2000 Metern Höhe soll es ja nicht ganz so heiß sein, aber man muss ja erstmal raufkommen. Wirkliche Erfrischung verspricht in diesen Tag ...

Freiwasser-JEM: Reazke holt Silber | swimsportnews - Täglich die ...
von SeSc
(01.08.2010) Bei den Jugend-Europameisterschaften im Freiwasserschwimmen im niederländischen Hoorn hat sich Taina Reazke vom Swim-Team Elmhorn die Silbermedaille über die 5 Kilometer geholt. Dabei musste… »

La Jolla Cove Swim Club… much like LOST! – L.O.S.T. Swimming (Lake ...
By Canuck Swimmer
This is one of the clubs that I have been modeling LOST after… they've produced lots of great open water swimmers that have swum the English Channel, Catalina Channel and the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim, amongst others! Cheers,