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Pinoy Aquaman’ to swim from Balicasag Island to Panglao in Bohol

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 Nov) — Endurance swimmer and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure another record-setting 15-kilometer open water swim in Bohol Sea on Sunday, November 12. Macarine will kick off from the fish-rich island of Balicasag to the tourist haven of Panglao island in Bohol. He is gunning for his […]

Pinoy Aquaman’ to swim from Balicasag Island to Panglao in Bohol

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 Nov) — Endurance swimmer and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure another record-setting 15-kilometer open water swim in Bohol Sea on Sunday, November 12. Macarine will kick off from the fish-rich island of Balicasag to the tourist haven of Panglao island in Bohol. He is gunning for his […]

Pinoy Aquaman’s English Channel swim stopped due to weather changes

DOVER, United Kingdom (MindaNews / 13 August) — Environmental lawyer and endurance swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine was pulled out of the waters early Sunday after almost an hour of swim due to safety reason. Macarine was determined to complete the 21-mile (33.8 kilometers) the English Channel swim which started from Samphire Hoe Beach in […]

Pinoy Aquaman to leave for UK to prepare for English Channel swim

MANILA (MindaNews / 26 July) – Endurance swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine is ready to set a record by crossing the 21-mile (33.8km) English Channel next month. Macarine, an environmental lawyer, is set to fly to the United Kingdom this weekend to start his acclimatization in the cold waters of the English Channel. The triathlete-lawyer […]

For peace in Mindanao, ‘Pinoy Aquaman’ to swim from Camiguin to Balingoan

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 June) — After surviving the icy-cold waters in New York, United States last month,  triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure a record-setting 12-kilometer open water swim across Macajalar Bay, between Misamis Oriental and Camiguin Island on Sunday, June 4. Macarine will kick off from the volcanic […]

Pinoy ‘Aquaman’ conquers icy cold waters of New York’s Hudson River

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 15 May) – Endurance swimmer and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine did another first in New York state, as the first Filipino to swim in Hudson River’s icy waters. He swam nonstop Sunday night (Philippine time) from Newburgh-Beacon Bridge up to 8.4 kilometers downstream in 1 hour and 49 minutes. […]

Pinoy Aquaman to do marathon swim in icy cold waters in New York

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 May) —  Endurance swimmer and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will be gunning a 10-kilometer swim in the icy waters of Hudson River in New York Sunday evening (Philippine time). Charity Swim will start at the New Beacon Bridge swimming downstream. “This is a wetsuit assisted swim because the water temperature […]

Pinoy Aquaman to swim from Dumaguete to Siquijor

DUMAGUETE CITY (MindaNews / 18 April) – Triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure a record-setting 22-kilometer open water swim across Tañon Strait, between Negros Oriental and the “enchanted island” of Siquijor, on Wednesday (19 April 2017). Macarine will kick off from Silliman Beach here to Siquijor. He is gunning for his 27th […]

Pinoy Aquaman’ first to cross Limasawa Island to Padre Burgos

PADRE BURGOS, Southern Leyte (MindaNews / 19 March) — — Endurance swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine did another first by crossing the 10.4 – kilometer stretch of the Canigao Channel from Limasawa to this town Sunday. The 40-year-old triathlete lawyer from Surigao City crossed the historic island from the shores of San Bernardo village in […]

Pinoy Aquaman to cross Limasawa-Padre Burgos

LIMASAWA, Southern Leyte (MindaNews / 18 March) — Triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure a record-setting 13-kilometer open water swim across Canigao Channel, between Southern Leyte and the historic island of Limasawa, on Sunday, March 19. Macarine will kick off from Triana Port on Lamawasa Island to Padre Burgos town in Southern […]

Pinoy Aquaman to cross Limasawa-Padre Burgos

LIMASAWA, Southern Leyte (MindaNews / 18 March) — Triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will endure a record-setting 13-kilometer open water swim across Canigao Channel, between Southern Leyte and the historic island of Limasawa, on Sunday, March 19. Macarine will kick off from Triana Port on Lamawasa Island to Padre Burgos town in Southern […]

‘Pinoy Aquaman’ cancels Camiguin-MisOr swim due to ‘Auring’

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin (MindaNews/08 January) — Triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine has canceled his record-setting 24-kilometer open water swim with a two-way crossing of the Macajalar Bay between Misamis Oriental and Camiguin Island on Saturday due to bad weather. At 4:00am Sunday, Tropical Depression Auring was moving at 125 East Southeast of Hinatuan […]

‘Pinoy Aquaman’ cancels Camiguin-MisOr swim due to ‘Auring’

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin (MindaNews/08 January) — Triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine has canceled his record-setting 24-kilometer open water swim with a two-way crossing of the Macajalar Bay between Misamis Oriental and Camiguin Island on Saturday due to bad weather. At 4:00am Sunday, Tropical Depression Auring was moving at 125 East Southeast of Hinatuan […]

‘Pinoy Aquaman’ first to cross Canigao Channel

CEBU CITY (MindaNews/21 November) — Endurance swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine did another first by crossing the 17.1-kilometer stretch of Canigao Channel from Bohol to Southern Leyte. The 40-year-old triathlete lawyer from Surigao City crossed the Canigao Channel from Lapinig Island in Carlos P. Garcia to Maasin City in Southern Leyte on Sunday, Nov. 20, […]

“Pinoy Aquaman” to swim Canigao Channel

CEBU CITY (MindaNews/19 November) — Open water marathon swimmer and environmentalist Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine will attempt to cross the 17-kilometer Canigao Channel on Sunday, November 20. The 40-year-old lawyer and triathlete who hails from Surigao City will swim non-stop and unassisted from Lapinig Island, Carlos P. Garcia town in the province of Bohol going […]

Acclimitization Training

Marathon swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine has started his acclimatization training in Folkestone, United Kingdom beginning Monday with water temperature of 15 degrees Celsius. This Photo was taken on Thursday (14 July 2016) along the shorelines of Folkestone in Kent City. Photo courtesy of Edwin dela Cruz | Read story