Arena confirmed as technical sponsor for pan-Atlantic Swim the Big Blue expedition

Global swimwear brand Arena will provide technical support and shark-deterrent wetsuits for Ben Hooper's 2,000-mile Atlantic crossing.

Mainstone wins World Cup gold

Rhys Mainstone has won the third open water swimming World Cup of the year, claiming victory at the 10km marathon event in Noumea, New Caledonia.

Capp wins at Takapuna

Fresh from setting a new national record for the 1500m at the New Zealand Open Swimming Championships, Nathan Capp has now claimed the National Ocean Swim Series title.

What’s the point of all that swimming?

Why it's still worth it, even if you get slower.

Zone3 team up with Votwo events for new Ötillö swimrun training sprints series

If you spent any time around open water last summer you may have seen a new breed of athlete that’s neither a pure open water swimmer nor triathlete.

Nevis to St Kitts: one width breaststroke

Different swimmers can have very different experiences of the same swim. Last week we heard from Liz Torode, who came away from this year’s Nevis to St Kitts swim with one of their coveted turtle trophies. Here, Petra Shepherd, a novice breaststroke swimmer, tells her tale of the 13th Annual Bente Weber Memorial Swim.

  • Arena confirmed as technical sponsor for pan-Atlantic Swim the Big Blue expedition

  • Mainstone wins World Cup gold

  • Capp wins at Takapuna

  • What’s the point of all that swimming?

  • Zone3 team up with Votwo events for new Ötillö swimrun training sprints series

  • Nevis to St Kitts: one width breaststroke

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Global swimwear brand Arena will provide technical support and shark-deterrent wetsuits for Ben Hooper's 2,000-mile Atlantic crossing.
Rhys Mainstone has won the third open water swimming World Cup of the year, claiming victory at the 10km marathon event in Noumea, New Caledonia.
Fresh from setting a new national record for the 1500m at the New Zealand Open Swimming Championships, Nathan Capp has now claimed the National Ocean …
If you spent any time around open water last summer you may have seen a new breed of athlete that’s neither a pure open water swimmer nor triathlete.
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