Based on the triathlons during the Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014, there’s a 750m swim in a freshwater loch, 20k bike ride on closed tarmac roads, and a 10k run mainly on tarmac or well trodden trails. Open to newcomers to the sport or experts.
We speak to one of the hardy swimmers who became the first team to make this epic crossing. Read more ›
If you plan to try open water swimming or a triathlon, youâ€™ll need a wetsuit designed for swimming. We review dhbâ€™s new wetsuits. Read more ›
Legends of the growing open water world are on their way to the Isle of Bute. Don Currie went there to find out more. Read more ›
Open water swimming in the heart of Glasgow? What a brilliant idea! Read more ›
Colleen Blair at Loch Lomond for the public launch of the Global Open Water Swimming Conference, to take place on Bute in September – Photo: Sally Cuthbert
Hardy enthusiasts from all over the world expected in Firth of Clyde as sport continues to grow Read more ›