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Posts Tagged: "turkey"

What swimming goals will you achieve in 2019?

A new year is upon us and with it comes a year of potential. Potential personal challenges to achieve and bucket list destinations to tick off. Potential new fitness goals to reach. Potential new swimming friends to make from all over the world. We can’t wait to take you on these incredible...

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...

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 ...

Why did the Irishman swim the Dardanelles?

You will have to read a bit further to get the answer to that question. I was first attracted to the Hellespont swim a number of years ago. The reasons were many – the story of Leander swimming every night to visit his beloved Hero, the first successful attempt to swim it by Lord Bryon in 1810,...

The Bosphorus: My story of swimming from Asia to Europe.

Eventually all middle-aged men hit "peak triathlon" so towards the end of 2015 I resolved to freshen things up for 2016 by focusing on single discipline events (with the emphasis on "events" rather than races). Swimming wise this meant some coaching to improve my plodding...