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Think You’re In Shape?: Swimming World Records That Will Crush Your Ideas of Physical Fitness Diana Nyad’s recent inclusion in the unofficial swimming world records hall of fame inspired us to compile a list of the most intense and unbelievable swims on record. We bring you a list of world record breaking distance swims that [...]
Diana Nyad, the 64 year old long distance swimmer, made world history as the first person to swim the treacherous Florida Straits without a shark cage, flippers, or even a wetsuit. The three day trip took the determined swimmer through swarms of jellyfish, dangerous shark infested waters, and left her swollen from sun exposure. Yet [...]
The 2012 Olympic swim team swept the world off its feet and transformed swimming into a romantic, Herculean sport. Although the next games is still 3 years away, it’s never too early to start thinking about the 2016 Olympic hopefuls. There are already growing speculations about which swimmers will come out on top in Rio, [...]
Why not use your smart phone to help you become a better swimmer?! Thanks to new technology and water-loving developers, there are a wide variety of swimming apps that can help you efficiently keep track of your time in the pool. Dive head first into the 21st century and check out some of the best [...]Read More
What started as a passion for the sea between two brothers, became one of the largest scuba diving, snorkeling and recreational swimming equipment manufacturers in the world. Founded in 1946, the Cressi snorkeling gear became one of the earliest brands to be associated with the sport of diving and spear fishing. For the last 60 [...]Read More