Category Archives: Training Swims

Discovering the joys of a 50m pool

Anyone else struggle with pool swimming?  I love the open water, the wide variety of choice of lochs, rivers and sea we have here in the North of Scotland and I love the Wild Highlanders social and adventure swims.  I … 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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Long Distance Swim Training

This week I have had the privilege of swimming amongst some of the greats and great-to-be’s of the long distance swimming world during one of Swimtrek’s Long Distance Training Weeks held in Mallorca. To say some of the conditions were challenging … Continue reading

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