Up the coast with a paddle

OSS ambassador, Calum McLean, found himself with a free weekend, sunny weather predicted and a stand up paddle board.

WEATHERPROOF YOUR SWIMMING: CHOP AND WIND

Choppy waters and head-on wind aren't normally swimmers' favourite conditions, but how can you be best prepared for them?

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SWIMMING MY MOUNTAIN

Two years ago, ALPKIT competition winner David Sutcliffe broke his neck and back. This Summer, he undertook an overnight swim in the cold waters of a Scottish loch.

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OSS TOP 10 TIPS FOR SAFE SUMMER SWIMMING

Simple tips for a summer of safe swimming

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SUMMER OF '18 HOODIES

In honour of constant sunshine, lazy hazy swims, and incredible sunsets

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THE HURLY BURLY

Less than 30 places left on the most adventurous new swim on the UK calendar. Come and experience all the wind, rain and weather North Wales can throw at us

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SWIM CAMP: BEST KIT

Brilliant and inessential kit for a camping trip by the water

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THE OUTDOOR SWIMMERS' CODE

How swimmers can respect surroundings and others they come across when exploring rivers, l

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Is It Safe?

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Is It Legal?

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Is It Clean?

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