Original article can be found at the San Jose Mercury News website.
Eight-year-old Sunnyvale native swims Alcatraz
By Alia Wilson
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Congratulations to the enduring swimmers who played the most elite game of tag this mornin [...]
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Saturday, May 31. More than 40 swimmers came to join us for a test swim a day before the big event: Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon.
Swimmers who came to our tes [...]
Water World Swim is proud to congratulate all the athletes who came to train with us and followed our recommendations on how to get to the finish. We also congr [...]
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“Challenge the status quo.”
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Still in disbelief that I really did do an Alcatraz Crossing in March, I signed up for my second.
You never forget your first time, Coach Pedro said. He said hi [...]
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I finally did it. My first Alcatraz crossing!
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We are proud to announce that this year we will be working with Finis to promote awesome swim [...]
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No more snail mail or sometimes temperamental PDFS! You can now fill out waivers and event applications online with simple forms. Just fill ou [...]
Are you ready to swim the waters of the world, spend a week on a boat floating above crystal water, and enjoy the Mediterranean sunshine?