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Friday, August 7, 2015

Ana Villanueva Peñacoba Loving The Open Water Life

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Ana Villanueva Peñacoba said about her latest swims, "You can not ask for more on a weekend. Amazing what we enjoyed with the 15 km Desafío Costa de Santander. There is lots of professionalism and love in this event. To top it all off the Descenso de Navia never fails for its ambiance and tradition. All is surrounded by friends, adventurers and the magic that you have in the open water."

She has completed the 25 km Swim In Menorca, 27 km La Batalla De Rande, 8 km Desafío de las Playas de Llanes, 15 km Desafío Costa de Santander, 25 km Cruce a Nado Mallorca Cabrera, 21 km stage swim Cala Montgó Swim Festival, 18 km Travesía a Nado Mar de Las Calmas, 30 km FINIS UltraEbre Swim Marathon, and 15 km Travesía La Bocaina.

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