June 25, 2015

David Rich to swim from France to Italy

David Rich will be ready to swim from France’s Corsica to Italy’s Sardinia – […]

April 8, 2015

Galapagos trip underway!

Our first ever Galapagos trip is underway – at just halfway through, already everyone has met tortoises, sw […]

March 26, 2015

World Record Relay Holder Ori Sela to co-coach this Sunday!

Join us this Saturday at 2:00pm at Sports Basement for an inspiring and motivating lecture by Ori Sela, the current open water swimming World […]

February 15, 2015

Why can’t you jump right off Alcatraz?

Many swimmers head out on a boat to Alcatraz, ready to make a dramatic jump from the rock – only to find that our boats only get as clos […]

February 9, 2015

Your Perspective: Swimming Alcatraz

In 2014, we ran a survey for our swimmers to discover what they wanted. One of those things was a place for first-timers to hear about others& […]

February 7, 2015

TerraCycle with Water World Swim

Water World Swim has joined the TerraCycle Energy Bar Brigade Sponsored by ClifBar! In an effort to red […]

January 3, 2015

Winter Alcatraz 2015 Results

Congratulations brave winter swimmers!

While blessed with a later morning start, […]

November 12, 2014

Kona Ironman™ Champion Joins Water World Swim

Water World Swim, the internationally renowned San Francisco Bay open water swim experts, welcomes Kathy Winkler to the coaching family.
Kathy […]

October 11, 2014

Golden Gate Bridge results!

Webscorer – race registration,race timing, race results

Congratulations to all swimmers! A […]

October 1, 2014

2014 Centurions: An open letter

Dear Centurions swimmers, friends, and family,
Some of you have reached out to us with your concern about the swimmer who was receiving medical assistance at th […]

September 27, 2014

2014 Centurions results!

Congratulations to all participants in this year’s Alcatraz Swim with the Centurions!
The holidays cam […]

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 morning&#82 […]

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 […]