comscore Hundreds saved from rough surf during race in Waikiki | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii News

Hundreds saved from rough surf during race in Waikiki

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Swimmers took the plunge at the start of the 47th annual Waikiki Roughwater Swim at Kaimana Beach on Monday. More than 200 would not finish.

About 200 competitive swimmers — and perhaps dozens more — had to be plucked from the ocean by rescue crews Monday as strong currents dogged the 47th annual Waikiki Roughwater Swim. Read more

Scroll Up