Reminiscences of a Long Distance Swimmer
Sunday, 19 August 2018
21.3 mile Lake Tahoe Solo, California/Nevada, USA August 11/12th 2018
2 dominant forces drew me irrepressibly to Lake Tahoe. Firstly, the purity of the water (deemed to be 99.994% pure versus commercially ...
Monday, 1 January 2018
Swimming La Bocayna Strait (Lanzarote to Fuerteventura)
I have been fortunate enough to have swum all over the world but I think this relatively short ca. 16km swim has served to remind me t...
Sunday, 17 September 2017
Reminiscences of a BLDSA President (2017)
So, the last BLDSA swim of the season, Lynn Regis, is complete and swim event appearances as BLDSA President have drawn to a close for ...
Sunday, 27 August 2017
Swimming from Switzerland to France (Classic 12km)
So the LGSA (Lake Geneva Swimming Association (https://www.lakegenevaswimmingassociation.com/) has opened up the old 'Classic 12km&...
Thursday, 21 July 2016
Lac Leman/Lake Geneva solo (43 miles) 2016
What/When/Why? It was the 27th August 2015. I was on another packed and sweltering train home from the City (of London) to home. As us...
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