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.

Seahorse film wins top BWPA Award

Feb 24th, 2016 | By

The British Wildlife Photography Awards were established in 2009. Andy Jackson’s 2014 film narrated by Jackie Daly, “The Last Seahorse in Studland?”, carried off the top prize in the special film category: Wildlife in HD. The BWPA exhibition at Moors Valley Country Park, Ringwood runs until 28 February 2016.

Take the Plunge

Feb 19th, 2016 | By

Third year journalism student, Charlie Souter produced a 7 minute ‎openwater‬ ‎swimming‬ documentary for her final year project. Charlie investigates the benefits the activity can have.

Australian open water swimmers visit AIS

Jan 20th, 2016 | By

The Australian Open Water Swimming team are getting ready for the Rio Olympics and recently took part in a camp at the AIS to help them prepare.

Wetsuits in Open Water and Triathlon Swimming

Jan 6th, 2016 | By

In these two videos, Jim Kersey, GB Triathlete and Swimming Coach at Get Set 4 Success Ltd tells you all about wetsuits for both Open Water and Triathlon Swimming.

PCS Seminar – Dr Karen Throsby

Sep 8th, 2015 | By

Dr Karen Throsby is an Associate Professor in the School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds.

View video of the PCS Seminar, held at the University of Bath, entitled ‘Making it count: Marathon swimming, quantification and the problem of “realness” (45m 30s)

Energy plan pays dividends for Emily Clarke

Aug 10th, 2015 | By

A late challenge from Emily Clarke saw the Poole swimmer and EDOWSC member power her way to the wall to touch first in 9:02.87 and take gold in the 18yrs+ 800m Freestyle at the British Summer Championships in Ponds Forge, Sheffield, knocking 10 seconds off her PB.

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