Winter swimming locations

A list of winter swimming locations and groups

Beating the Race of Alderney – David Coleman

David Coleman recently became the third person to swim from the Channel Island of Alderney to France, and hence the first person (he believes) to have swum to France from two different Channel Islands.

Coningham-Rolls Swimming Holidays rebrands as SwimQuest

Coningham-Rolls Swimming Holidays has launched a complete rebrand of the business, with a new name, new look and a new website – www.swimquest.uk.com.

Paul Duffield completes USA to Canada swim

On 7 September, Canadian swimmer Paul Duffield has completed what is believed to be the first solo crossing of Osoyoos Lake, which sits on the border between the USA and Canada.

Something nasty beneath the surface in the North Channel

Swim coach and occasional H2Open contributor Ed Williams set out to swim the North Channel on 3 September 2014. It was a beautifully calm day but something nasty was lurking beneath the surface. This is his story.

Ex service men complete first amputees Channel relay crossing

A team of ex-servicemen, all with single leg amputations, completed a four-person English Channel relay on 5 September 2014.

  • Winter swimming locations

  • Beating the Race of Alderney – David Coleman

  • Coningham-Rolls Swimming Holidays rebrands as SwimQuest

  • Paul Duffield completes USA to Canada swim

  • Something nasty beneath the surface in the North Channel

  • Ex service men complete first amputees Channel relay crossing

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Coningham-Rolls Swimming Holidays has launched a complete rebrand of the business, with a new name, new look and a new website – www.swimquest.uk.com.
On 7 September, Canadian swimmer Paul Duffield has completed what is believed to be the first solo crossing of Osoyoos Lake, which sits on the border …
A team of ex-servicemen, all with single leg amputations, completed a four-person English Channel relay on 5 September 2014.
At roughly 4km long by 2km wide, Loch Ard is one of the smallest freshwater lochs in Scotland. It is situated in the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Nat…
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A list of winter swimming locations and groups
David Coleman recently became the third person to swim from the Channel Island of Alderney to France, and hence the first person (he believes) to have…
Swim coach and occasional H2Open contributor Ed Williams set out to swim the North Channel on 3 September 2014. It was a beautifully calm day but some…
Janine Serell was the twelfth and final person to finish this year’s 17.5 mile swim from Manhattan to Sandy Hook, a challenge known as the Ederle Swim…
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