2017 Jul 6:
Natural Routes vs. Artificial Routes
- The distinction between natural routes (defined by permanent land features) and artificial routes (such as buoy courses). Implications for categorizing marathon swims and distance records.
2018 Mar 22:
Repeatable Swim Routes
- How to design valid, repeatable routes for marathon swims. Defining waypoints to enforce a minimum distance. Case study in Flathead Lake.
2018 Mar 31:
Abstract Route Types
- Repeatable swim routes fall in one of five categories - point-to-point, multi-way, circumnavigation, island loop, or combination.