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What a Weekend!

SwimYourSwim have had an amazing weekend of swimming, with two successful Windermere one way swims being completed, a two hour qualifier achieved and a benchmark Channel Relay swim from the amazing SYS Channel Chatterboxes.     Mel & Dave on their Windermere 10.5 mile swim.       Andrew after his two hour channel relay qualifier ( nice ink Andrew… Read more →

12 New STA Open Water Coaches

    SwimYourSwim are extremely proud to introduce the 12 new open water coaches that passed their STA Open Water Coaching course this weekend at DCLT’S fantastic Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre in Doncaster.   The three day course saw all of the candidates in the class room & open water, planning and delivering sessions relating to safety, stroke adaptation and… Read more →

Healthy4Life Initiative

  One of our Aston Leisure Centre contacts Kaley Drury has recently joined the Healthy Living team based in Rotherham, Kaley has contacted us and asked Swimyourswim to share the Healthy4Life programme which is a FREE 10 week programme for children ages 4-17 years living in the Rotherham area.   We are more than happy to help and Kaley outlines the… Read more →

Chicken Pate News

This weekends ice miles have to be ratified through a series of photographs and videos, covering all aspects of the swim, from the temperature of the water to the start and midway points of each attempt.   Whilst we were collating these videos our very own Ray Smith in true SYS tradition, has provided us with this little gem.  … Read more →

Seven Channel Qualifiers – Three Lakes – One Night Swim

What a weekend …   We have seen seven amazing swimmers qualify for their channel relay teams this Saturday. They join last weekends successful qualifiers Chris Greenwood & Angela Davison. The swim was completed at Thrybergh Country Park on Saturday in water temperature of 15.3 degrees. (night swim here  on the 14th October!). The incredible two hour swims by Claire… Read more →

SwimYourSwim 2018 Events

We are very excited to announce the dates for the SYS Swim Events 2018.  After a very successful season in 2017 we are looking forward to next year, as we know many of you are too!  We hope to see you in the water with us, completing your Swim 2018 challenges! To ensure your place(s) please complete the registration form(s)… Read more →

SwimYourSwim – travelling far and wide

We’ve loved getting your pics through last weekend and seeing all the events and fun you’ve been having. We’ve had swimmers in Scotland for the Great Scottish swim, Caroline McFarland in Donaghadee, Co. Down swimming in the Irish Sea and sporting her new Iswam hoodie (Ed- road trip next year), Izzy (Rocky) Fisher travelling in France and the Livingston’s teasing us… Read more →