August 26, 2014

New Waves division wins at Lake Tahoe Sharkfest!

On August 24th, WWS New Wave swimmers Sima and Angel competed in Sharkfest’s 5th an [...]

August 26, 2014

Maggie swims the Golden Gate Bridge for Parkinson’s

Water World Swim member Maggie Tidmore is not just participating in this year’s Golden Gate Bridge race to have a one of a kind experien [...]

August 23, 2014

Swim a Mile, Run a Mile results!

Congratulations swimmers and runners!

Thanks to all of those who participated in this years Swim a Mile, R [...]

August 10, 2014

Bridge to Bridge 10K results!

Congratulations to these elite 2014 B2B finishers!
Despite the fog, visibility for this morningR [...]

July 17, 2014

New Waves swimmer in the news!

Original article can be found at the San Jose Mercury News website.
Eight-year-old Sunnyvale native swims Alcatraz

By Alia Wilson
awilson@community-newspapers. [...]

July 8, 2014

Swim Around the Rock 2014 results

Congratulations to the swimmers who endured Sunday, July 6th’s 9th annual Swim Around the Rock! This is one [...]

June 27, 2014

The Ice Swimmer

In Spring 2004, Maureen Upton wrote about WWS Founder Pedro Ordenes swimming the Beagle Channel to celebrate international peace and raise can [...]

June 26, 2014

Young swimmers are making waves!

Water World Swim’s New Wave swimmers have been making waves at our events! We are so proud to be a part of and impressed by their succes [...]

June 21, 2014

Touch Alcatraz ‘n’ Go 2014 Results!

Congratulations to the enduring swimmers who played the most elite game of tag this mornin [...]

June 10, 2014

Alcatraz Classic 2014 Results!

Congratulations to our cozy group of speedy swimmers competing in this morning’s Alcatraz Classic for the Fastest! Despi [...]

March 30, 2014

Clinics 101 – prepare for summer events!

If you’ve swimming any of our events this summer, taking on Sharkfest, Escape from Alcatraz, Hope For Crohn’s Blue [...]

February 27, 2014

Announcing our partnership with Finis!

We are proud to announce that this year we will be working with Finis to promote awesome swim [...]

February 27, 2014

Diving into Open Water

Congratulations on taking the leap from pool to sea, river, and channel. Here’s all a beginner needs to know about open water swimming. [...]

February 20, 2014

Calling all kayakers!

Do you know a kayaker or are you one? We are in need of kayakers to act as swim pilots and support for upcoming events in the late spring and [...]

January 31, 2014

Fill out forms and waivers online

No more snail mail or sometimes temperamental PDFS! You can now fill out waivers and event applications online with simple forms. Just fill ou [...]

January 27, 2014

WWS and Water World Israel in Greece 2014!

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?
It&# [...]

January 18, 2014

Video: Hunter’s Magellan Swim

Photographer Gabriel Leiva compiled this wonderful video covering Hunter Wright’s Strait of Magellan swim. Check it out and read more about the swim here! [...]

January 17, 2014

Hunter Wright successfully crosses Strait of Magellan

Hunter training on January 16th, in water at 39 degrees Fahrenheit

Hun [...]

January 11, 2014

Hunter arrives in Chile!

Hunter has arrived in Chile, has already sampled the local summer grapes and started carb loading! He and his family are settling in well to C [...]

January 10, 2014

Sunday Swim With Pedro workouts resuming Jan 19th!

We hope swimmers across the world had a wonderful New Year and holiday season, loading up on carbs [...]