From what we can observe around the social media, buzz along the shoreline, and communications we receive, the heroes and heroines of the open water swimming community are a special and unique breed of athletes. [...]
Winter Swimming in Red Tarn (Helvellyn, Lake District, United Kingdom on March 9th 2014 with Colin Hill from Chillswim and Steve Ashworth from movieit filming. Water temperature 0ºC.
Radzi Chinyanganya of Blue Peter was showcased here for his Sport Relief challenge in 5.8ºC water in Windermere. Professional open water swimmer Colin Hill was also showcased on BBC here.
When we watch the different sports at the Winter Olympics, we see athletes who are daring and dedicated, athletic and artistic, entertaining and exciting. They are a delight to watch as these Winter Olympians inspire [...]
With snow creating a nice frame around Windermere, the second Big Chill Swim took place over a wintery weekend in Windermere, England’s largest lake. With a warm smile and reportedly ice in his veins, race [...]
Who needs a pool, when you have Windermere? While most people grab a coat and hat when they go out on Boxing Day, 70 swimmers grabbed their swimsuit and goggles. They participated in the inaugural [...]
When we saw Julian Crabtree finish third in the 456m endurance swim at this past weekend's Big Chill Swim Salford, we recalled another one of his great swims way back in 2009 where he and [...]
Andrew Allum broke 6 minutes in the 456m endurance event at the inaugural Big Chill Swim Salford on a chilly morning in the heart of the Salford Quays, England this weekend. Showcasing over 170 ice [...]
Sian Williams was working doubly hard at the inaugural Big Chill Swim Salford on a chilly morning in the heart of the Salford Quays, England this weekend. Showcasing over 170 ice swimmers in a pool [...]
Colin Hill, the event organizer and visionary, with swimmers Anne Stafford, Helen Brindle and Ursula Richards-Cairns participated in yesterday's press conference on the Big Chill Swim at Salford Quays. [Read more...]Copyright © 2013 by World [...]