Loboc River Philippines

Swims of the unexpected

Jonathan Cowie shares his most memorable swims around the world, from an icy skinny dip in Sweden to a jungly river swim in the Philippines

This issue is all about swim travel – adventurous swimming trips to awe inspiring locations around the world.

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Jonathan is a year-round skins swimmer with a particular love of very cold water. He has competed in ice swimming competitions around the world. He is a qualified open water coach with a particular love of introducing new swimmers to the open water.