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Henley Swim becomes first to achieve SH2OUT event accreditation

Open Water Swimming Ltd, the company behind the Henley Swim event series, has partnered with Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) and British Triathlon to ensure the safety of their events under the new SH2OUT event accreditation programme.

25 Apr 2018 • Simon Griffiths
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A Swim to Remember

To commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1, Swim on the Wild Side have got together with the WE REMEMBER THEM 1918-2018 campaign to organise something very special called SWIM TO REMEMBER.

18 Apr 2018 • Simon Griffiths
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Swimming siblings, swimming wild

New book by Wild Swimming Brother Jack Hudson urges us to dive into the natural world and discover your inner adventurer

11 Apr 2018 • Jonathan Cowie
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All aboard!

SwimTrek launch series of tours exploring Great Britain and Ireland from aboard a square rigger ship.

11 Apr 2018 • Jonathan Cowie
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IMSHOF welcomes class of 2018

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame inducted 16 new members at its 2018 Honouree Award Ceremony, which was held for the second consecutive year at The Chapel, Beaumont Estate, Old Windsor, in England.

03 Apr 2018 • Simon Griffiths
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STA launch new open water coaching qualification

After months of discussion and development, and with input from a range of open water swimming experts (including Outdoor Swimmer), STA launched their revamped open water coaching qualification on 19 March, in time for the 2018 season.

20 Mar 2018 • Simon Griffiths

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