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  1. Kylie Palmer leads victorious Aussies at Los Angeles Invitational...

    Two Australian women won individual events at the Los Angeles Invitational on Saturday in a tuneup for next month's Pan Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2014
  2. War hero, Olympian Louis Zamperini dies at 97

    An Olympic distance runner and World War II veteran who survived 47 days on a raft in the Pacific after his bomber crashed, then endured two years in Japanese prison camps, has died. Louis Zamperini was 97.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2014
  3. Andrew Gemmell, Becca Mann win 10-kilometer titles at U.S. open w...

    Andrew Gemmell and Becca Mann have won the 10-kilometer titles at the U.S. open water national championships and earned berths at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia this summer.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  4. espnW -- Olympic medalist and Sochi hopeful Julia Mancuso spends ...

    Cristina Goyanes

    When Olympic skiing champion Julia Mancuso isn't on the slopes, you can find her in the ocean indulging her favorite new passion, free diving, and adding to her beloved shell collection.

    Story | Conversation | November 26, 2013
  5. Trailers of the Week: Trance, Only God Forgives, 42, and More

    Rembert Browne and Dan Silver

    Trance (March 27 — U.K. / TBD — USA) Silver: I'm an ardent Danny Boyle fan (I even like The Beach), and him directing with Trainspotting and Shallow Grave writer John Hodge on an intimate crime caper is just what I'd want from him fo...

    Blog | January 11, 2013
  6. Former champ Carlos Sainz returns to claim 1st stage of Dakar Ral...

    Former champion Carlos Sainz of Spain rebounded from missing last year's Dakar Rally by winning the first stage of this year's race around Pisco on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | January 05, 2013
  7. 2012 Olympics: U.S. swimmer Rebecca Soni leaves pressure in her w...

    Pedro Moura

    Rebecca Soni is favored in both the 100 and 200 breaststroke in London. To help ease the burden of expectations, the 25-year-old American used the power of the Pacific Ocean.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2012
  8. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Weather conditions add degree of difficul...

    Jim Caple

    June in the Pacific Northwest can often seem like March in Vermont, but this month has been one of the wettest and coolest on record. And the conditions have made things a little chaotic at track trials.

    Story | Conversation | June 25, 2012
  9. GPS shows American yacht left track landing on shore off Mexico's...

    A website that tracks boats by GPS shows an American yacht that was mysteriously destroyed during a Pacific Ocean race ended up on the rocky shore of an island off Mexico's northern coast.

    Story | Conversation | May 01, 2012
  10. Coast Guard ends search for missing yacht racers near San Francis...

    The search for four yacht crew members thrown from their boat during a weekend race off Northern California was indefinitely suspended, with the Coast Guard saying the "window of survivability" had passed.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2012
  11. One dead, four missing in accident during San Francisco Bay regat...

    A century-old tradition, the Full Crew Farallones Race has never been for the faint of heart: Winds averaging 10 to 20 knots and churning 14-foot Pacific Ocean swells are among the rough conditions typically braved by yachts and their crews during the day

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2012
  12. United States team captures 6 golds overall at Pacific Rim gymnas...

    Kyla Ross won the gold medal on the balance beam, took silver on the uneven bars and bronze on the floor exercise Sunday night in the individual event finals of the Pacific Rim gymnastics championships.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2012
  13. John Fairfax, who crossed oceans in rowboats, dies

    John Fairfax, the first known person to row alone across the Atlantic Ocean, has died at his Las Vegas-area home. He was 74.

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2012
  14. Kelyn Rowe added to U23 camp

    Scott French

    UCLA sophomore Kelyn Rowe has been added to the roster for the U.S. under-23 national team's weeklong camp in Florida that begins Thursday. Rowe, a third-team All-American as a freshman and the Pacific 12 Conference's MVP this season, is the third...

    Blog | December 14, 2011
  15. Pat Gallant-Charette swims for family

    Elaine K. Howley

    Last week, Pat Gallant-Charette, a 60-year-old nurse from Westbrook, Maine, became the oldest person to swim the English and Catalina channels.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2011
  16. United States wins seven titles, extends medals lead at the Pan A...

    After nearly two hours in the Pacific Ocean, it all came down to a fraction of a second.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2011