Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.
Among the dozens of pool and open water swimming stars on the front cover of the November issue of Swimming World Magazine, one can see Eva Fabian (in red cap) standing to the right of Dawn Heckman (purple cap) and to the left of John Flanagan (light blue cap) Noa Sakamoto (light gray cap), Chip Peterson (black cap), Evgeny Bezruchenko (orange cap) and Brendan Capell (green cap on the far right).
Read about the 9th annual RCP Tiburon Mile in this month's Swimming World Magazine. To date, the swim has contributed more than $650,000 to Special Olympics as well as supporting "Hospice By The Bay," as local Bay Area charity.
Race founder Bob Placak provides the elite athletes with personalized caps of different colors in order to help the media and spectators to locate the different stars as they battle each other in San Francisco Bay.
Cover photo and swim cap photo by >Elliot Karlan who shot the entire Tiburon Mile.
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