We are so excited to introduce this month's issue, which celebrates the diversity of the outdoor swimming community around the world.
In recent weeks, wild swimming has been criticised in the UK media as being white, middle class and elitist. In this issue we hear stories from beyond that stereotype, meeting swimmers who are challenging prejudice and encouraging participation in the open water. From Muslim swimmers in Hong Kong to the trans swimmer who finds strength in the water, we are a global and diverse community.
In this issue, we also bring you not one but two magazines! Turn to page 79 for the first issue of SwimRunner, our new magazine section about the exciting sport of swimrun!
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