Author: Fred Newton

Top 5 Swimrun Tips For Beginners

Your first swimrun can be exciting but also incredibly daunting. Claire Vallance has been there herself, and today is one of the most experienced swimrunners in the world, consistently on the podium with her husband Piers. Claire shares her top five tips for those new to the sport. 1. Don’t stress about kit Experiment and […]

Race Preview: ÖTILLÖ Cannes 2022 – Will This Be The Biggest Swimrun Race Ever?

ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Cannes in the sunny Mediterranean returns this weekend, and with over 600 entrants already and more expected this week, the previous record of 637 could be broken which would make it the biggest swimrun race ever by attendance. It marks a positive tend for ÖTILLÖ who have seen over 600 participants both in […]

France Swimrun Races in 2023

This is the full list of French swimrun races for the 2023 season. We aim to keep this list as accurate as possible so please contact hello@swimrun.com if you notice one missing. Some organiser websites are in the French language only, please contact the organiser directly for more information. Only confirmed races have a date […]

South East Swimrun Series – The New Kids On The Block

Swimrun mega enthusiasts Jude Palmer and Paul Mackenzie launched the South East Swimrun Series, a new race series in the South of England earlier this year. Both are seasoned swimrunners, thrill seekers and open water swimming coaches who want to help get new people into the sport while providing an exciting option for more experienced […]