Scandinavian swimrun courses are often seen as the pinnacle of the sport, and Lofoten Swimrun encapsulates the adventure, beauty, and intensity that swimrunners are looking for. The event takes place in the very north of Norway, within the Arctic Circle, and the 16km route takes in freshwater lake swims, mountain climbs, and beach runs. Begun […]
Author: Abigail Lister
Winning a swimrun race isn’t as simple as having the gear and trying your hardest. Without the right combination of preparation, nutrition, and a suitable partner, you’re not likely to make it to the podium. Whether you’re gearing up for your first swimrun event or you’re a veteran of the sport, the best way to […]
For an experienced Swimrunner, the thrill of the sport comes from finding the toughest courses around the world. One immediately thinks of the legendary ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship, a 75km monster. But in the UK lurks a different beast, 64km long and with 15,000 feet of climbing. The Frog Graham Round (FGR) takes place in […]
10 of the best swimrun wetsuits. Swimrun wetsuits are a key piece of kit, providing buoyancy on swim and comfort on run.
Your swimrun shoes are one of the most important pieces of gear in your arsenal, and you need to choose a pair that is durable, flexible, drain quickly and don’t act as a sea anchor when swimming. Swimrun shoes are evolving quickly and there are now plenty of swimrun specific shoes on the market as […]