Giordano stuns Sanzullo, Fabian betters Boy in Leg 5

Both races offered a thrilling finish at the 5th leg of the LEN Open Water Cup in Veles (MKD). Italy’s Pasquale Giordano managed to out-touch team-mate Mario Sanzullo, while Hungary’s Bettina Fabian was a stroke faster than Lea Boy of Germany.  The men’s event turned into an in-house battle of the Italians, their five swimmers […]

Britain’s Hector Pardoe sets new open water world record

British Olympic open water swimmer Hector Pardoe has set a new record time for the 10.5 mile (16.9km) crossing of Lake Windermere in Cumbria’s Lake District National Park, in England. The 22-year-old, who finished tenth in the 10km event at the World Championships this summer, completed his latest challenge in three hours, 40 minutes and […]