Trends in Outdoor Swimming

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This 52-page report created by the Outdoor Swimmer team looks at the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on outdoor swimming. It is based on the findings from a survey of more than 2000 swimmers, interviews with key figures in the world of outdoor swimming and additional desk research. The report is professionally designed and laid out and printed on high-quality paper. Key findings include the increasing participation of women in outdoor swimming, the rising popularity of winter swimming and the importance of outdoor swimming for mental and physical well-being.

The report is aimed at professionals working in the world of outdoor swimming and provides actionable intelligence on what swimmers do and are looking for.


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Issue 47 March 2021

  • Swimming with MND - How Alex Francis is redefining adventure with a regime of cold water swimming
  • New Horizons - Meet lockdown's army of new swimmers
  • On the Dry Side - How other sports can support your swimming.
  • UK Travel - Wild swim walks in Cornwall
  • The Native Origins of Freestyle - how white people named a style of swimming indigenous people had mastered millennia before

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