Links, links, links

Here are some links to films, articles and resources about swimming outdoors. I have shown the full links available so you can see where you are going. 

Health, Safety and Swimming Outdoors: 

Michael Mosley - Just 1 Thing, Cold Showers. Podcast:  

Information about cold water swimming with Raynauds:

Cold Water Swimming Webinar with Prof Mike Tipton and Dr Heather Massey. Lots of information about the science behind some myths about swimming:


Swim Outdoors Link Tree - Locations and swim groups:

Leeds Dock review:

Reservoirs and Access: 

Outdoor Swimming Society. 16 reasons for swimming access in reservoirs. Owen and Imogen who are experts in access, swimming and campaigning - Lots of info and links to further resources.

Wild Swimming Magazine - Access. Lots of links and information about access and legal issues: 

Guardian - recent article about access and the campaign for fairer access:

Films and inspiration: 

Tonic of the Sea - wild swimming mini documentary. Overcoming mental health with sea swimming: 

Chasing The Sublime - Alpkit film about long distance cold water swimming:

The North York Moors Wild Swimming Guide - Wonderful film sharing locations. I love the friendship and adventure shown! Good music too.

Leave No Trace. A lovely little poem