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Henley Open Water Swimming Club

This month Ella Foote swims with Henley Open Water Swimming Club (HOWSC), her local club, and relaunches our popular feature where Outdoor Swimmer joins clubs and groups across the country for a swim

THIS MONTH WE SWAM WITH…

Suits or skins… all are welcome

Some swimmers have been swimming throughout the winter despite the snow and ice, even taking the conditions on as a challenge. But for others, spring is a time to get back to the lake, rivers and seas after spending the winter in indoor or heated pools. Re-joining a club or swimming group at this time of year is like reuniting with old family, it brings joy and belonging to our sport which otherwise can be a solo experience.

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It's time to get back in the water! With spring finally here read our guide on how to safely enjoy swimming outdoors – plus our top tips on sea swimming. Our Gear section this issue features our choice of training aids to help you tune up your technique so you can make the most of this month's training sessions from coach Fiona Ford on open water skills. We celebrate open water icon Marilyn Bell and the 1954 marathon swim that turned her into a global swimming star. But outdoor swimming isn’t all about massive distances – we also hear about a swim revival in the Czech Republic in memory of a Holocaust survivor and meet the swimmers of Henley Open Water Swimming Club. Plus: full event listings to plan your summer swims, nutrition, injury prevention, event reviews, news, interviews and more of your stunning photography and swim stories.