Roderick rises to occasion, wins Semana Nautica 6-miler in his debut

Alex Roderick had been thinking about doing the Semana Nautica 6-mile ocean swim for a year. He was up for it last summer, but at 16 he didn’t meet … [Read more...]

Smith wins 6-mile swim with fastest time since 2010

Ed Smith won the Semana Nautica 6-mile ocean swim for the second time in four years on Sunday, reaching Hendry's Beach from Goleta Beach in two hours, … [Read more...]

Mead’s tune-up swim is fastest in Semana Nautica 6-miler

Mallory Mead broke the male domination of the Semana Nautica 6-mile ocean swim on Sunday. Mead, a 27-year-old professional open water swimmer, … [Read more...]

Morrison wins Semana Nautica 6-mile swim

Evan Morrison was the distance champion of this year's Semana Nautica ocean swim events. One week after taking the 3-mile swim in choppy water off … [Read more...]

Smith, Eacret fight through current, kelp to win Semana Nautica 6-mile swim

If swimming six miles in the ocean isn’t challenging enough, the competitors who took part in the annual Semana Nautica event also had to deal with a … [Read more...]

World-record holders competing in 6-mile ocean swim

Four members of the open-water, world-record setting Ventura Deep Six relay team are among the hardy 32 swimmers signed up to do the Semana Nautica … [Read more...]

Reid beats impressive field in 6-mile swim

Stewart Reid was up against some pretty stiff competition in the Semana Nautica 6-mile swim on Sunday. But just like he has done in the weekly Reef … [Read more...]

Wadley beats the kelp in 6-mile win

On Sunday, 23 swimmers took part in the annual Semana Nautica 6-mile swim. The course ran from Goleta to Arroyo Burro Beach, which always includes … [Read more...]