The best cold water kit

Cold Water Kit Main Image

Cold water swimming – it’s all about the accessories. Our in-depth guide gives you a snapshot of neoprene boots, gloves, vests and hats that can make all the difference to extending your swimming season and levels of enjoyment. And for those of you brave enough to venture to an indoor pool, we’ve got the latest training toys for your kit bag.

Read the guide now.

Image credit: Simon Wills

Cover June19

Issue 27 June 2019

  • How to swim in a straight line - very useful!
  • Swimming with a Bronze Age boat
  • How to overcome race day worries
  • Eco Heroes - Two minute beach clean
  • Love your local lido!
  • Comprehensive UK and international swim listings

Swim better freestyle in six weeks.

Sign up today for our free six-part course* on improving your freestyle for open water.