Watersports

  • What Next For Record-Breaker Ross Edgley?

    What Next For Record-Breaker Ross Edgley?

    9th November 2018

    Ross Edgley, the first human to swim around Great Britain, stepped foot back on Margate beach last Sunday morning. His gruelling 1,792 mile ‘Great British Swim’ took 157 days to complete, and led to him breaking three world records in…

  • Ross Edgley Completes Historic Swim Around Great Britain

    Ross Edgley Completes Historic Swim Around Great Britain

    4th November 2018

    Ross Edgley, 33, of Grantham, Lincolnshire has become the first person to swim around mainland Great Britain, pushing the boundaries of what the human body is capable of. The 1,792 mile ‘Great British Swim’ took the adventure-athlete 157 days to…

  • Thames Marathon – A Must-Do 14km Endurance Swim

    Thames Marathon – A Must-Do 14km Endurance Swim

    2nd November 2018

    Unlike running, a swim marathon does not have a defined distance, but it is widely agreed that 10km is the minimum. One of the most established, and beautiful, marathon swims in the UK is the Thames Marathon, a 14km downstream…

  • Born In The Mountains, Raised By The Waves

    Born In The Mountains, Raised By The Waves

    27th October 2018

    Quiksilver proudly presents Shaka, Mathieu Crepel’s latest brainchild production in collaboration with Almo Films. Showcasing breathtaking visions of mountains and waves, “Shaka” follows the 4x World Champion snowboarder on his quest to surf some of the world’s most challenging breaks.…

  • Freediving With James Monnington

    Freediving With James Monnington

    10th October 2018

    You’d think that being confined to a decompression chamber for two days after a bad case of the bends would put most people off diving. But for James Monnington, his passion for ocean exploration meant he was just spurred on…

  • Introducing #TeamSelkie: Selkie Swim Wild Swimming

    Introducing #TeamSelkie: Selkie Swim Wild Swimming

    11th September 2018

    Selkie Swim Co is an open water swimwear brand passionate about pushing the personal boundaries of open water swimmers of all abilities. Here are two personal accounts of how wild swimming has not only helped Becky and Fay physically but…