Adventure swimmer Jamie Patrick yesterday announced his intention to swim from Milwaukee to Chicago – 90 miles non-stop in the Great Lake.
The International Ice Swimming Association (IISA) has ratified four more Ice Milers: three in the UK and one in the US.
Event organiser Chillswim has created a new event for experienced cold water swimmers: the Big Chill Swim 1000 – a 1000m non-wetsuit swim in Windermere, on 2 February 2014.
Aqua Sphere has announced it will be continuing its role as Official Swim Kit partner for the 2014 Great Swim Series, organised by Nova International.
There’s a motivational quote doing the rounds on Facebook at the moment that says something like: “You don’t know your limits until you have been pushed beyond them.”
While the Australian cricket team was thrashing England one of their swimmers showed a similar dominance in the State Bay of Islands Classic, a 3.3km open water swimming race from Russell to Paihia.
Jamie Patrick announces 90-mile swim attempt for 2014
First northern hemisphere Ice Milers for winter 2013/14
Chillswim launch Big Chill Swim 1000
Aqua Sphere to continue partnership with Great Swim
When to test your limits, and when not to
Jarrod Poort wins State Bay of Islands Classic