Swimming Dream Come True

Rebecca Shelton is an eleven year old who loves to swim. Her parents would bring her to swim since she was young. However, she never had the opportunity of swimming at her own home. This is because Rebecca suffers from a cholesterol deficiency. This means that without...

Diana Nyad Ends Swim

If you did not read our previous post on Diana Nyad’s Fourth Try to swim from Cuba across to Florida, do check it out. This post is about her putting an end to her fourth attempt over 35 years. Her hopes of setting a record were dashed when she suffered...

Diana Nyad’s Fourth Try

Her past three attempts to swim from Cuba to Florida was not successful, but Diana Nyad is not giving up just yet. On Saturday, the veteran US endurance swimmer set out on her fourth attempt to accomplish what she had set out to do previously. It is already such a...

14-year-old to Swim Across Lake Ontario

Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. It is bounded on the north and southwest by the Canadian province of Ontario, and on the south by the American state of New York. For a 14 year old to attempt such a swim in the open waters, it is extremely...

Ironman Athlete Dies During Swimming Leg

The Ironman Triathlon is one of the most grueling and challenging marathons ever created. Athletes from various walks of life take part in it to push past boundaries. There are some who aim to complete the marathon at a faster timing compared to the previous year....