Category archives for swimming

Bahamanian Swimming Pigs

Big Major Cay, an island in the Exuma Chain of the Bahamas is home to some very determined pigs. There are various theories about the origins of these once domestic pigs, but whether abandoned there by a farmer or dumped overboard during a storm, there they remain, alone in piggy paradise. The pigs claim to…

Jellyfish: The Revenge

We’re going to need a bigger boat, Lion’s Mane Jellyfish. cyanea capillata Photo Credit Paul Johnson A swarm of large, stinging jellyfish attacked female swimmers in the World Swimming Championships off of St. Kilda Beach in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday. Winds blew the jellies, most likely of the massive lion’s mane variety, into the course area,…