OPEN WATER swimming…But WHY??

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For many years I have been an active member of the South End Rowing Club in San Francisco. I share my passion for OPEN WATER swimming with a very diverse group of cold water enthusiasts from all over the world. Here is an article written by Dave Ford in 2003 on Bay Swimming interviewing many of the South End Rowing Club members.

SF Chronicle article on the “Daily Plunge” from July 11, 2003
Although my name was misspelled (from Carlson to “Carson”) the article captures the spirit of the swimmers.

San Francisco Fleet Week and the Anita Rock Swim

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The San Francisco Fleet Week was celebrated…

South End Alcatraz Invitational 2008, San Francisco

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Our yearly South End Alcatraz Invitational open water swim was another great success this year. Over 500 cold and frosty OPEN WATER swimmers signed up for this annual event. If you participated in this event or, if you are just curious about the swim, check out the link to the U Tube videos below:

Part Two

Part One

Want more South End videos? Check out more information on San Francisco Bay open water swimming.

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