Outdoor Swimmer News

Rottnest Channel Swim entries open on Monday 22 October

The iconic Rottnest Channel Swim, which takes place in February each year, was forced to remove a large number of competitors from the water in 2018 because of a shark sighting. Nevertheless, demand for a slot when entries open on Monday is expected to be high.

17 Oct 2018 • Simon Griffiths
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Swimming from Sealand

Richard Royal claimed the first official swim from Sealand to England after completing a crossing from the iconic Principality to Felixstowe on 20 August this year.

19 Sep 2018 • Simon Griffiths
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Loch Ness for Alzheimer's

A team of four swimmers has completed a length of Loch Ness as a relay in 14hrs 35minutes as part of a fundraising challenge for Lewy Body Syndrome, a type of Alzheimer’s disease.

19 Sep 2018 • Simon Griffiths

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