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A JOURNEY NOT A RACE

Swimming holidays aren’t just for adults. Jemima Strong reports on a very special school trip

When I was invited on the first ever school swimming trip, little did I know it was to be more than swimming training. As Mrs Cheshire said from the outset, ‘This is a journey, not a race’ and what a journey it was! Eleven students accompanied by Mrs Cheshire, Miss Korcz and Mr Pollock embarked on an adventure of a lifetime.

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Along with the rest of the world we watched in awe on the morning of 17 September as Sarah Thomas swam into Dover to complete the first ever 4-way English Channel solo. The 37-year-old American and cancer survivor entered the record books after an incredible 54 hours and 10 minutes of swimming. An epic challenge that has rightly captured the world's attention. We were privileged to be part of Sarah's story as Outdoor Swimmer journalist and member of Sarah's support crew Elaine Howley posted live social media updates of the swim as it happened. Read Elaine's eye-witness account of Sarah's 4-way on page 32. Whatever the size of your goals, Outdoor Swimmer magazine aims to inspire your swimming adventures. As always, this issue brings you swim tips, training advice, destination and event reports, stunning swim photography and the most comprehensive UK and international event listings to help you plan your swims.