Hypothermia isn’t cool

Again this week I had planned to write something else but open water swimming has a habit of providing the unexpected.

3,000 swimmers in the heart of Copenhagen

Colin Hill of Chillswim reports on the Round Christiansborg swim, Copenhagen

Zoggs releases clear lens version of Predator Flex goggles

Swim company Zoggs has released a clear lens version of its popular Predator Flex swimming goggles.

Leitch makes it two in a row at Windermere

James Leitch cruised to second convincing win in two years at Windermere on Saturday 30 August. The 39-year old took just 4 hours and 14 minutes to swim the 10.5 miles from Fell Foot to Ambleside.

Just two from nine finish BLDSA Loch Lomond

At 21.6 miles long, the length of Loch Lomond is the most challenging swim on the British Long Distance Swimming Association calendar.

How much do you need to train in your wetsuit?

Earlier this summer, southern England was blessed with unusually warm weather and a number of our gravel pit lakes hit 25 degrees Celsius, which isn’t far short of what you find in a heated indoor pool.

  • Hypothermia isn’t cool

  • 3,000 swimmers in the heart of Copenhagen

  • Zoggs releases clear lens version of Predator Flex goggles

  • Leitch makes it two in a row at Windermere

  • Just two from nine finish BLDSA Loch Lomond

  • How much do you need to train in your wetsuit?

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