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Rappler's latest stories on open water swimming


Pinoy Aquaman sets out to conquer the open sea

Jun 27, 2016 - 8:08 PM

Few open water swimmers have conquered the Ocean s Seven The Pinoy Aquaman aims to do so in the name of environmental conservation

5 best tips I got for my first triathlon

Aug 08, 2015 - 3:43 PM

The mind is a very powerful tool and regardless of the training you do when that gives up – the strength of your muscles in every other part of your body will matter little

REPLICATE RACE DAY. During training, try to replicate the conditions for your race. Photo by Trixie Canivel

Swimmer dies in Cebu open water swimming event

May 24, 2015 - 10:31 PM

Eduardo Oriondo a Philippine Air Force Master Sergeant was found submerged in 40 foot deep water at the Olango Challenge which some participants say lacked sufficient marshals to supervise

Eduardo Oriondo is carried out by medical personnel after being found submerged 40 feet underwater. He was later pronounced dead at Mactan Doctors Hospital. Photo by Mars Alison

Gameplan: How to swim better in open water

May 17, 2015 - 2:30 PM

Got the jitters? Here are some tips from the pro swimmers