Farther, Colder, Rougher
adventures in marathon swimming
Archive of posts in category 'news'
2011 Dec 22:
The Freshies: My 9 favorite open-water happenings of 2011
2012 Mar 11:
Introducing the Marathon Swimmers Forum
- A new independent online community for the global community of marathon swimmers.
2012 Mar 31:
Very Important Announcement
2012 Sep 21:
Santa Cruz Island swim (the making of...)
2013 Jan 2:
USMS Swimmer magazine interview
2013 Feb 11:
Take the marathon swimming rules survey
- Investigating community opinion among marathon swimmers about which rules are most fundamental.
2013 Apr 1:
SBCSA announces drug-testing for marathon swims
- Just finished a channel swim? Be prepared to pee in a cup.
2013 Sep 8:
AP: Nyad's team responds to skeptics doubting her swim
- Annotated commentary on the Associated Press' coverage of the marathon swimming community's skepticism of Diana Nyad's Cuba to Florida swim.
2013 Oct 9:
Nyad Agonistes: The anatomy of a social media campaign
- A real-time history of how the marathon swimming community's questions and skepticism about Diana Nyad's Cuba-Florida swim gained momentum and ultimately reached the New York Times.