Category: Swimming News

STAnley Visits Eastwood Village Primary School

On Tuesday SwimYourSwim had the privilege of delivering a water safety message at Eastwood Village Primary School. The talk was delivered utilising the RNLI’s float to stay alive initiative and the STA’s own comprehensive and fun water safety message booklet, specifically created for younger children . STAnley saying hello to the assembly. The Head was keen to deliver a water safety… Read more →

Jersey Team Set for Tomorrow

Our first Jersey team are all set and ready to swim on tomorrows tide, we would like to wish Jenny, John, Catherine, Cathy, Sallie and Jim all the best for their round Jersey adventure. We’ll be following you all the way.   They’ll be in good hands on The Lionheart, Matt Clarke’s boat who we’ve had the pleasure of crewing… Read more →

Coniston 2019 – Job Done

Coniston 2019 has almost, without doubt, been the best and busiest swims we have had the privilege of overseeing. With perfect weather and near mirror flat water, everything was in the swimmers favour on Saturday. With only one withdrawal due to a shoulder niggle (we hope you’ll be back next year) all of the remaining swimmers took full advantage of… Read more →

26.2 Mile Swimming Marathon

  The summer solstice saw 21 swimmers taking part in a massive marathon swim at DCLT’S Hatfield Outdoor Actitivy Centre in Doncaster last Thursday. The final 21 were out of a field of 24 that initially signed up, with training injuries sadly reducing the number of swimmers to our final starting line up. The weather conditions were absolutely perfect for… Read more →

Bala 2019 – Wet but not so windy

The weekend saw the team setting up in Wales for our fifth annual Swim Bala event, this year saw a reduced number of swimmers taking part ( rearranged swim date & date clashes with the Welsh triathlon and GNS ) however, the weekend definitely didn’t disappoint.   Starting line up, all finished safely.   With forecast high winds and the… Read more →