Outdoor Swimmer News

Announcing our reader-nominated outdoor swimming Swim Stars

We are proud to announce the winners of our 2020 Swims Stars awards, who were voted for by our readers for the work they have done in the outdoor swimming community and the influence they've had on the lives of the people they swim with.

29 Jan 2020
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Homeless boy swims from Robben Island to Big Bay

Former homeless boy and refugee, Thabiso Molefi, a 19-year old from Cape Town, South Africa, has completed the open-water crossing from Robben Island to Big Bay on his first attempt.

13 Jan 2020 • Luke Chamberlain
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WOWSA awards 2019

The World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA) have announced their selection of outstanding individuals for their 2019 awards.

08 Jan 2020 • Luke Chamberlain

Swim Wild and Free

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