3 years, 12 months ago Posted in: News Comments Off

KY Hurst describes it as his Jarryd Hayne moment. (article courtesy of The Daily Telegraph) The dual Olympic long-distance swimmer and one of the most successful ironmen in surf lifesaving history has dropped a bombshell by retiring from the sport to take up a prized contract with Amercia’s Cup champions, Oracle Team USA. Hurst, who […]

6 years, 7 months ago Posted in: News Comments Off

HE’S one of the best surf swimmers in ironman history but Ky Hurst has admitted his pet leg is “quite weak” and needs work heading into the summer’s Kellogg’s series. The dual Olympian refused to touch his craft during winter as he gave everything to his London open-water swimming campaign. Since returning from the Games […]

6 years, 8 months ago Posted in: News Comments Off

It was a picture perfect day on Sunday for the first swim in the Body Science Great Australian Swim Series – the sun was shining, the ocean was like glass and the whales even popped in to see what was going on, with hundreds of swimmers young and old taking the plunge. Congratulations to all […]

6 years, 10 months ago Posted in: News Comments Off

Well I have arrived here in London and if I didn’t feel the hype of the Games before I surely do now. The atmosphere here is amazing and its great to catch up with a few athletes I haven’t seen since the last games. It’s mind-blowing to see all the different athletes from around the […]

6 years, 10 months ago Posted in: News Comments Off

OPEN WATER SWIMMING: Ky Hurst is a legend of the Australian surf. He is the only man to have won seven Australian ironman titles and 27 Australian surf titles, and has been inducted into the Surf Lifesaving Hall of Fame.

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