Learn about what constitutes cold water swimming, what it feels like, what the dangers are, and how to minimise the effects.
Learn about wave sets and lulls and how they can affect your ocean swim. Plus find the answer to the question ‘is every seventh wave in a set the biggest?’.
John Locco has braved the icy waters of Brighton nearly every day since 1973, going on to become the founder of Melbourne’s famous Brighton Icebergers open water swimming club.
During the 2010/11 summer season we delivered 90 day’s worth of ocean awareness, confidence & fitness tips as part of a 90 days of summer twitter campaign.
Thanks to the Noosa Summer Swim, we have three-time Olympian Michael Klim’s top five tips for taking on an ocean swim!