Making The Transition To The Open Water

Apr 17th, 2017 | By

Great Swim’s ambassador Keri-anne Payne shares her tips.

Pool Training For An Open Water Event

Apr 6th, 2017 | By

Great Swim’s ambassador Keri-anne Payne shares her tips.

Open Water Swimmer Safety: Coaches’ Role

Mar 13th, 2017 | By

Prof David Gerrard, University of Otago (NZL) and Dr Kevin Boyd (GBR) talk about “Open Water Swimmer Safety: Coaches’ Role” in Session 6 of the FINA World Sports Medicine Congress 2016.

How Hot is Too Hot?

Feb 20th, 2017 | By
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Professor Jim Cotter, Otago University (NZL) and Dr Carl Bradford, Otago University (NZL) discuss the topic “How Hot is Too Hot? Open Water Swimming in Warm Temperatures” in Session 2 of the FINA World Sports Medicine Congress 2016.

Shelley Taylor-Smith keynote

Nov 16th, 2016 | By

Seven-time World number one Women’s Marathon Swimmer, Shelley Taylor-Smith is the only woman to hold a number one world ranking for both men and women in the history of any sport. This ranking led to the governing body, FINA, creating equal prize money and separate rankings for both genders that has left a global legacy for women and Shelley regards this as her greatest personal achievement.

Six Tips for Cold Water Swimming

Nov 1st, 2016 | By

Take the plunge and follow six tips from Jonathan Cowie (Editor, H2Open Magazine) for cold water swimming this winter.

Marathon Swim Tips with Keri-anne Payne

Apr 12th, 2016 | By

Olympic Silver Medallist, Double World Champion and Great Swim ambassador Keri-anne Payne shares her top suggestions to help you tackle the impressive 10k marathon swim at the 2016 Great North Swim, Great East Swim and Great Scottish Swim!

Jack Burnell launches Swim Serpentine 2016

Apr 4th, 2016 | By

Open water swimmer Jack Burnell was the first member of Team GB chosen for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

sportsbeatvideo caught up with Jack at the Serpentine Club in Hyde Park to talk about Swim Serpentine, which will see 6,000 swimmers tackle a mile-long course at the London 2012 open water swimming venue.

Jack Burnell gives Swimming Training Advice

Mar 17th, 2016 | By

Top British open water swimmer Jack Burnell has qualified for The Rio Olympics in the 10k Marathon Swimming event. A frequent top 3 finisher in Fina World Cup events. Jack gave Chillswim an interview on training advice for open water swimmers when training in a pool.

Why people around the world enjoy Winter Swimming

Mar 16th, 2016 | By

Colin Hill asked people from around the world why they enjoy winter swimming. The video was filmed at the winter swimming world championships in Tyumen, Siberia, Russia 2016.

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