Arnie Bellini Conquers the English Channel

During early September, Arnie Bellini went on his second attempt to swim the English Channel. This time he was successful and based on the official Channel swim database, he became the first person from Tampa to accomplish such a crossing. He route revolve around the...
Temporary Closure Of Delta Swimming Complex

Temporary Closure Of Delta Swimming Complex

In just a week’s time, Delta Swimming Complex will be temporarily closed for renovation works! According to the Delta Swimming Complex Facebook page, the closure will occur from 11th November 2013 until 12th February 2014. For those regular swimmers or residents...

Brothers Drown in Retention Pond

Over the weekends, two young brothers aged seven and ten met with a tragic accident while they were playing in a flood retention pond near their home in Malaysia. The bodies of Tay Yew Keng, 10, and Tay Yew Zuan, 7, were discovered at the bottom of a pond in Taman...

Abandoning His Kayak to Swim to Shore

Being just 300 metres from dry land, Malcolm Moffat thought that he would be able to swim back to shore. This led him to jump from his canoe off the coast of Dunbar. However, after making that decision, he realised that he was not able to swim against the tide. Even...

Man Caught in Weeds While Swimming

Back in June, a man drowned after trying to swim across a heritage park pool. He was caught in overgrown weeds, which eventually resulted in his death despite his non-swimming cousin’s heroic attempt to save him. The body of 43-year-old Jason Owens was...