1. Practice! Get some real experience first. I’ve personally guarded open water swims and the most rescues occur within yards of the entry point. Don’t expect everything…
Have you ever swam in open water? Pond, lake, or ocean? No. join in on the fun, here are some reasons to give it a try and…
Gear Advice, Open Water, Safety, Swim Safety, Swim Tips, Training, Triathlon
Looking for safer, more enjoyable swimming in open water? Check out Robin Kiefer’s review of the Safer Swimmer Open Water Swim Buoy.
Lifeguard, Open Water, Safety, Swim Tips
Near drowning could happen to anyone – including a 6 year old Robin Kiefer. Hear how the “big, hard hero” owes it all to a lifeguard.
Open Water, Swim Technique
Swim Sighting Technique – The Basics Open water swim sighting is an essential skill to up your game in both triathlon and distance swimmer events. Here is…
Open Water, Safety, Swim Safety
Let’s Face It! When heading out for a swim at the pool or beach, lifesaving is probably not on your mind. You’re most likely thinking about your…
Open Water, Product Review, Swim Goggles
Robin Kiefer puts Kiefer’s Visionspex swim goggles through an open water test and shares his review.
Open Water, Safety, Swim Safety, Swim Tips, Training, Triathlon
Summer has finally arrived – my favorite time of year to swim. On the Wisconsin / Illinois state line, the heat of the summer causes water in…
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