Category Archives: Noteworthy Swims

An Unexpected Incentive

Incentive to swim can come from the most unexpected source. I’m sorry to say that I had lost all enthusiasm for swimming in any shape or form after a couple of big swims in August 2016 when I was simultaneously … Continue reading

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2013 BLDSA Champion of Champions

Phew what a weekend and Saturday 15 June in particular. It was always going to be a challenging event, but I guess I didn’t appreciate the curve-balls and the changing conditions that could throw the best mental preparations into disarray. … Continue reading

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36 seconds of TV fame

Apparently the romanticism of Loch Ness with the added draw of a resident monster is something of interest to the NBC television audience in the USA.¬† Add in a wild swimmer and a celebrity presenter¬†and hey presto! a short TV … Continue reading

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