World Championships selection process for British open water squad starts with 10km race in Australia

The selection process for the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia starts this Sunday, with seven British swimmers taking part in the Swim the Swan 10km race in Perth, Australia. The race is part of the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series.

Henley Swim partners with Aspire for Henley Classic

Henley Swim has announced a partnership with spinal injuries charity Aspire for its Henley Classic event.

Dart 10k sells out in record time

You had to be up early this morning if you wanted a place on the Dart 10k swim. Entry to the annual swim organised by the Outdoor Swimming Society (OSS) opened at 7am today. And despite doubling capacity to 1,600, the event on Saturday 5 September sold out in less than half an hour.

Why I’m not planning an Ice Mile

If you’re involved in open water swimming, you can’t help but notice the growing popularity of cold water swimming.

Zoggs launches its first range of wetsuits

For a major swimming brand, Zoggs has long been notable in the open water market for its lack of wetsuits. That will all change on 27 February with the launch of their new range of wetsuits at the 220 Triathlon Show.

When one marathon just isn’t enough

If completing a 10km marathon swim in under 3 hours without a wetsuit wasn’t challenge enough, two competitors at this Saturday’s Cold Half Extreme Marathon Swim in Hong Kong will then attempt a sub-3 hour marathon run the following day.

  • World Championships selection process for British open water squad starts with 10km race in Australia

  • Henley Swim partners with Aspire for Henley Classic

  • Dart 10k sells out in record time

  • Why I’m not planning an Ice Mile

  • Zoggs launches its first range of wetsuits

  • When one marathon just isn’t enough

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