After five months without access to the local swimming pool, Wrexham resident Jane Bowyer-Jones is relieved to be able to get back into the water - particularly as she has a training regime to undertake in these unprecedented times, and a poignant reason for doing so.
Mel Berry, co-founder of the Her Spirit community, shares her top tips for returning to swimming safely, with pool and open water advice.
It has been a long wait but, thankfully a number of pools are starting to reopen and we can go swimming again! Just like me, I know so many of you have missed swimming dreadfully.
Check out five great tips for easing into your virtual challenge, written by Olympic gold medallist and Swimathon President himself, Duncan Goodhew.
Following the news that pools will soon be reopening across England, we wanted to let you know our updated approach for Swimathon 2020.
The Swimathon Foundation has supported over 100 swimming and aquatic organisations through its Covid-19 Relief Fund.
A triathlon coach from Teignmouth has received vital funding from the Swimathon Foundation.
A swimming club in Belfast is the latest recipient to receive funding from the Swimathon Foundation.
A swimming club in the Wirral has received essential funding from the Swimathon Foundation.
The Swimathon Foundation is delighted to announce the award of grant funding to over one hundred swimming clubs, swimming schools and independent aquatic organisations, through its Covid-19 Relief Fund.
The Swimathon Foundation is today (Monday 4 May) launching a COVID-19 Relief Fund to help the swimming and aquatics community deal with the impact and effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is with great disappointment that The Swimathon Foundation announces the postponement of their Community Grants Scheme for 2020.
Following last week’s decision to postpone Swimathon 2020, we wanted to provide our swimming community with some news about our plans to reschedule the event later in the year.
It is with great disappointment that I write to inform you that we have decided to postpone the Swimathon 2020 event weekend until later in the year.
This year will be the fifth time that I have taken part in Swimathon and my third year of being a Swimathon Ambassador. The experience of being an Ambassador doesn’t get any less exciting and is still just as special, each time.