SB’s Ocean Swimmer of the Year competition underway

As the annual Semana Nautica sports festival arrives in Santa Barbara, so does the Ocean Swimmer of the Year competition that stretches over two weeks … [Read more...]

Reef & Run kicks off its seventh season

  It was beautiful Opening Day for the Reef & Run ocean swim events at East Beach on Thursday. Participants had 61-degree water and … [Read more...]

TEAM EFFORT: Reef & Run organizers see event hit its stride

Ocean swimming is Jane Cairns’ passion. And, with the Pacific as her backyard, she wanted a way to share that passion with the … [Read more...]

Brewer to compete at World Lifesaving Championships

Standout swimmer Ben Brewer of Santa Barbara will be competing at Rescue 2014, the World Lifesaving Championships, in Montpellier, France, from Sept. … [Read more...]

Brewer, Smith, Gabriel earn Semana Nautica awards

  Ben Brewer, Olivia Smith, and Cuyler Gabriel will receive special recognition from the Semana Nautica Association for their standout … [Read more...]

Reef & Run results (6/27/2013)

One-Mile Swim (Place, Name, Age, Gender, Time)(x=no wetsuit) 1 Chris Braden 22 m 20.17 2 Adrienne Brown 28 f 21.59 3 Steven Hunt 29 m 22.47 4 … [Read more...]

Reef & Run’s fifth season adds youth grand prix

Reef and Run kicked off its fifth season at East Beach in front of the Cabrillo Bathhouse on Thursday night with a free event that attracted one of … [Read more...]

First Reef & Run is free for all-comers

The days are getting longer and the ocean is getting warmer, which can mean only one thing: Reef and Run! The premier ocean swimming event on the … [Read more...]