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Tower 26

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Gerry Rodrigues, founder and coach of Tower 26
Gerry Rodrigues, former masters world open water swimming champion and coach of Tower 26

noun - Tower 26 is an open water swimming program for masters swimmers, triathletes and fitness swimmers in Santa Monica Beach and Pacific Palisades, California run by open water swimming and triathlon coach Gerry Rodrigues.

Tower 26 is also the renowned lifeguard station on Santa Monica Beach in Southern California and in the City & County of Honolulu at Ehukai Beach on the North Shore of Oahu.

Be Race Ready

Tower 26's Gerry Rodrigues and Jim Lubinski are creators of the Be Race Ready podcast series.

Guardians of the Sea at Tower 26

Race Ready Phases

by Gerry Rodrigues

2018 World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year Nomination

Tower 26 was nominated for the 2018 World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year by the World Open Water Swimming Association:
Tower 26 is a lifeguard station in Santa Monica, California. Gerry Rodrigues combined this local gathering place for triathletes with his deep knowledge of open water swimming to create the TOWER 26 team and brand from Pacific Palisades in Southern California. Rodrigues, a masters world open water swimming champion, has fashioned a lifestyle and knowledge-base that has taken the triathlon world by storm. TOWER 26 also produced over 60 "Be Race Ready" podcasts that have been downloaded over 680,000 times. Rodrigues and co-host Jim Lubinski, cover all aspects of triathlon swimming, training and race preparation for triathletes who represent the largest demographic group in the open water swimming community. For sharing innumerable tips and approximately 40 hours of free advice via the "Be Race Ready" podcast - the world’s most popular triathlon swimming podcast, for shaping a simple lifeguard station into a globally-known brand, for tirelessly and passionately coaching over 1,000 swimmers and triathletes monthly, TOWER 26 by Gerry Rodrigues is a worthy nominee for the 2018 World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year.

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