The World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA) Announces the 2021 WOWSA Award Nominees

The WOWSA Awards established in 2008, is a yearly public acknowledgment of the world’s open water swimmers, items, services and occasions in 5 various classifications.Candidates from 37 nations were proposed by the public and picked by the WOWSA Board of Directors & Advisors.Ballot Begins– January 10, 2022 3 PM PSTBallot Ends– January 31, 2022 3 PM PSTLast Winner’s Announced– February 7,2022Occasion of the Year: Authentic Marathon Swim (Greece), Perhentian Island Marathon Swim (Malaysia), Olympic 10 K Marathon Swim (Japan), Irish Triple Crown Of Open Water Swimming (Ireland), Around-Coronado Swim (USA), Trans Tahoe Relay (USA), Mediterranean Peace Route (Cyprus-Turkey), Rottnest Channel Swim (Australia), Tampa Bay Frogman Swim (USA), Maratona Del Golfo Capri-Napoli (Italy), Race For The Conch Eco-SeaSwim (Turks & Caicos), DC Marathon Swim (USA), Strait Of Bonifacio (Italy-France), Wörthersee Swim Austria (Austria), Asociación Mexicana De Aguas Abiertas (Mexico).Service or product of the Year: Hammer Head Swim Caps (USA), Goa Open Water Swimming Club (India), Ask Me Why I’m Stood Here (UK), The Swim Reaper (New Zealand), Ocean Walker Academy (Great Britain), La Morada Club (Argentina), Bruckner Chase Ocean Positive (USA), Aloo (Mexico), Radikal Swim Swimming Club (Spain), Open Water Swim Traverse (Lebanon), Hammer Head Swim Caps (USA), We Swim Wild (Great Britain), Freedom Swimmer (China-Hong Kong), Safe Sea (Israel), Amphibia Dry Mat (Great Britain), Oceans Seven: How I Cheated Death And Broke The Hardest Record In Swimming (Hungary), Maarten Van Der Weijden Foundation (Netherlands).Efficiency of the Year: Anna Brown (Andorra), John Batchelder (USA), Matan Roditi (Israel), José Eduardo Do Amaral Ferreira (Brazil), Avram Iancu (Romania), Courtney Moates Paulk (USA), Krzysztof Gajewski (Poland), Défi Titicaca (France), Serge Gellé And Andrianarison Jimmy Laitsara (Madagascar), Oceane Cassignol (France), Meliah Motchman (Canada), Jordan Leckey (Ireland), Rusya– Türkiye Uluslararasi Karadeniz 320 Km Açik Deniz Yüzme Maratonu (Russia– Turkey), Jennifer Dutton (USA), Qing Li (USA).Female of the Year: Carina Bruwer (South Africa), Kerry Kopke (South Africa), Lexie Kelly (USA), Chloë McCardel (Australia), Maria Cotignolo (Uruguay), Kate Steels (Great Britain), Abigail Fairman (USA), Merle Liivand (Estonia), Ana Marcela Cunha (Brazil), Amy Ennion (Great Britain), Abhejali Bernardová (Czech Republic), Mayra Santos (Brazil), Elaine Burrows Dillane (Ireland), Shu Pu (Hong Kong), Sarah Thomas (USA).Guy of the Year: Bogusław Ogrodnik (Poland), Kristóf Rasovszky (Hungary), Florian Wellbrock (Germany), Stève “Seal” Stievenart (France), Simon Griffiths (Great Britain), Josef Köberl (Austria), Neil Agius (Malta), Paul Georgescu (Romania), Joseph Zemaitis (USA), Dr. Jaiprakash Duble (India), Damián Blaum (Argentina), Stéphane Lecat (France), Joel Matos Ortiz (Puerto Rico), Pablo Fernández Álvarez (Spain), Andre Slade (Australia).” Even in the middle of a pandemic where swimmers dealt with lockdowns, quarantines, stay-at-home orders, closed swimming pools and minimal access to beaches, swimmers discovered a method to delight in and master their sport. Their devotion to the sport is motivating; the objectives stay adventurous; and their sense of friendship is frustrating.” states WOWSA Founder Steven Munatones.The included sponsors of the 2021 WOWSA Awards are dryrobe ®, the initial outside modification bathrobe and KAATSU, the initial blood circulation constraint gadget.The Man & Woman of the Year will get the following rewards:.VOITED Outdoor Change Robe to optimize your outside experience.TRISWIM Chlorine|Saltwater Removing Body & Hair Care Bundle.KAATSU 1-hour blood circulation assessment with an Olympic swim coach.Whale Open Water knapsack, security buoy and Killa 180 ° Goggles.For more details and images of the candidates:. vote/.About The World Open Water Swimming Association.WOWSA is a global association devoted to the company, promo and acknowledgment of open water swimming. WOWSA runs the popular blog site The Daily News of Open Water Swimming, hosts a directory site of swimmers, coaches and occasions, and trains and licenses members with an online knowing. Read More