Notes from Swimwell video chats: Where Peter and Charlie try to answer some of the most common questions asked by members of our groups. Charlie Evans, August 2020 As a horticulturist I have some understanding of the Nitrogen cycle and as an open water swimmer and coach I also have a keen interest in water … Read More
The health benefits of cold-water exposure are well documented and can be readily researched. This document is not about outlining those benefits but instead, enabling you to undertake the activity as safely as possible.
One of the most common barriers for an individual to enter a triathlon event is the fear of swimming in the open water. In an online educational masterclass, hosted by Greensborough Triathlon Club, open water swim specialist Charlie Evans discussed strategies for overcoming fear of the open water and building confidence for tackling the swim leg … Read More
Fifty nine year old Australian long-distance swimmer, Rick Seirer, has broken the World Record as the oldest person to complete a non-stop (68km) double-crossing of The English Channel. Completing the swim in 29 hours 46 minutes on Tuesday 27 August 2019, Rick swam to Calais and returned to Dover without a break. The Channel is considered The … Read More
Melissa Urie takes on the Williamstown Open Water 5km Swim.