A profile piece on 2012 Olympian Keri-Anne Payne. Taking part in the 10k open water swim, Keri-Anne found herself in possibly one of the most gruelling events in the games. This is a story about her journey, aspirations, triumphs and dedication.
Robert Hamilton of Vigour Events introduces the upcoming Global Open Water Swimming Conference, which will be hosted at Mount Stuart on the Isle of Bute in September 2014
Video featuring Daniel Fogg and Steve Parry who explains a bit more about sighting and what to expect at the event.
Interview with ASA SW Region Open Water Chair Les Debenham and Wild about Swimming coach Pauline Squire recorded on Day 1 of the Regional “Introduction to Open Water Swimming” residential weekend course at Weymouth on 31 May 2014.
Stretching over 1km either side of Boscombe Pier, the Coastal Activity Park has everything from sports courts and water sports to smooth jive and spa treatments.
Open water swimming is one of 30+ different activities currently on offer and there’s something for all ages and abilities.
The Kickstarter campaign for IOLITE open water swimming device starts 15 April 2014 and you could be a part of it.
Triathlon England are delivering a series of Open Water Swimming Training days in partnership with Swim Smooth. The training days are designed to give triathletes and swimmers of all abilities the opportunity to maximise their time in open water by receiving expert coaching from Swim Smooth Accredited Coaches.
Davina McCall is taking on the BT Sport Relief Challenge. “Davina – Beyond Breaking Point” is a seven day ordeal which will see the 46-year-old attempt to run, swim and cycle over 500 miles from Edinburgh to London – entirely under her own steam. The challenge began on 8 February, and finish in London on 14 2014 February.
580 entrants from all over the UK, Ireland, Estonia, Latvia, Finland and Germany took part in the second ‘Big Chill Swim’ at the Low Wood Bay Resort Hotel in Windermere.
The annual race consists of International Winter Swimming distances of 30m, 60m, Team Relay and 450m endurance swims. The following day featured a 1000m swim.
Demonstration video of open water safety equipment designed to increase swimmer visibility in the water to other boat users. Easy to rest on and good for new swimmers who may need to rest when out of their depth. The dry bag version comes in 4 sizes and is available on the chillswim website.