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Posts Tagged: "swimming"

SwimTrek’s Top Festive Swims

If you’re an outdoor swimmer longing to get back in the waters after stuffing yourself silly this Christmas, we’ve picked out some of the biggest and maddest Christmas swims taking place across the UK this festive period. The only questions remaining are which ones to do and what fancy dress will...

2018 Photos of the Year

We love receiving photos from guests and guides alike from our amazing locations around the world. To celebrate another great year of travelling the world through swimming, we've selected our 5 favourite photos from our guests and 5 favourites from our guides for 2018. We hope they inspire...

Guides Photo of the Month - November 2018

Whilst many of our guides take a well earned break, we still have trips running around the world and so our winter guides are right there with them. Our winning photos this month are as far apart as the fjords of Oman to swimming pools in London! Winner! Coll snapped the swimmers enjoying the...

Guests Photo of the Month - November 2018

The colder and darker days of winter are beginning to settle in, and a open water swim is for us the perfect remedy for banishing the winter blues! We've loved seeing our guests shots of their recent Autumn getaways and we've picked out this month's favourites below. First Place ...

10 Incredible Aerial Photos That Will Make You Want to Swim in the Maldives

For many open water swimmers, the Maldives is a dream destination; warm waters, the chance to swim alongside fish, rays and turtles, and the wide-open Indian Ocean to explore. We’ve found some great photos from our trips that show just how incredible a swimming holiday to the Maldives can be....

SwimTrek’s 5 Best Winter Sun Swimming Getaways

It’s cold. We get it. Though we love a cold-water dip here at SwimTrek HQ, it doesn’t quite compare to a warm swimming holiday abroad. If you’re longing for a swimming fix that’s the next level up from your local swimming pool, we’ve picked out some of our favourite destinations for enjoying the...

On the edge of success; Ross Edgley closes in on his Great British Swim

The thought of swimming an English Channel crossing is a mammoth task for even the most accomplished open water swimmers, so imagine swimming that distance every day. For months on end. This was Ross Edgley’s course as he took on the monumental challenge of swimming the entirety of the British...

Guides Photo of the Month - October 2018

Our guides have been travelling the world and sending in their photos as they go, and what wonderful shots they've captured! This months featured photos show the beauty of the Mediterranean as well as dreamy sunsets in the Caribbean. WINNER! Congrats to Ricky who snapped his guests in the...

Guests Photo of the Month - October 2018

Now we've reached the end of October, so too have we reached the end of our main summer season. A perfect time to look back on some great swimming and enjoying the last of the summer months! First place David gets the thumbs up from guide Graham on our brand new Vietnam trip! Second Place ...

How to Travel the World Through Swimming

Our guests are a constant source of inspiration for us and when we received a thought provoking testimonial reading 'SwimTrek empowered me to travel by swimming,' this inspired us to think of the range of possibilities of travel that SwimTrek can facilitate for you. We believe our trips...