Tag Archives: wild swimming

On the river – Day 18 of 30 Days Wild

Every couple of months over the summer my parents do safety cover for wild swimming events. This means a day on the water with my camera. Launching the boat just after 5.30am, there is no one around, the water is … Continue reading

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Rescuing a lamb and a day on the river

Whilst putting the boat in the River Thames on Saturday evening, ready for the 6k open water swim first thing Sunday morning, we noticed a small head of something floating in the water. We realised it was a lamb, but … Continue reading

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Early morning on the river, Day 19- 30 Days Wild

It was an early start this morning, by 6.30 we were on the safety boat for the open water swimming, 4k lock to lock 2016 event. The swimmers all lined up to start at Eynsham lock and were heading down … Continue reading

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Wild swimming, Day 10 – 30 Days Wild

Wild swimming is something my family do every year. We have a local lake that is for swimming in, we also swim in the sea. We are always very careful to dress for the water temperature because although the air … Continue reading

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