Tag: Deirdre Ward

Well Done. Cruising In Coniston Water

A beautiful day in the Lake District greeted British swimmers in the Lake District National Park’s Coniston Water on September 14th. With 250 swimmers, the course of Chillswim Coniston was the entire 5.25-mile length of the lake from Low Water End to Monk Coniston. Swimmers were split into three start times based on their predicted speed. In the

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Swim Agelessly In The Open Water

In golf, there is a feat older golfers strive for: to shoot your age. The equivalent in open water swimming is to swim your age. To accomplish this goal, you must complete a swim equal in kilometers to your age. So if you are 20 years old, you swim your age if you do at least a 20 km swim. If you are 30 years old, you can swim your age if you do at

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