Swimmers participating in the 2019 Rottnest Channel Swim will be supported with additional safety measures, including a dedicated event helicopter.
What is the 'typical' ocean swim participant look like and how does this affect the way organisers design and market their events?
The three major trends that should be on the radar for every event organiser, or sponsor, looking to maximise the appetite for ocean events.
The organisers of the Great Victorian Swim Series have released the event dates for swims included in the 2018-19 season.
If you crave big ocean swimming highs then you're in luck this season with the return of the Stanwell Park Ocean Challenge on Saturday 3 March 2019.
OceanFit's Andre & Jules took on the inaugural SwimRun Australia and lived to tell the tale and provide tips for others taking it on in the future.
Thanks to the Noosa Summer Swim, we have three-time Olympian Michael Klim's top five tips for taking on an ocean swim!
Ocean swimming events are fun, challenging... and a little scary! Make your first ocean swim event a day to remember with these 10 event tips.
After a liver transplant due to a genetic condition called Polycystic Liver Disease, Weizhen Zhou has set her sights on completing the Cole Classic. This is her story of teaching herself how to swim, 4am wake-up's and...
A sensible decision by the Bondi To Bronte organisers made wetsuit wearers eligible for prizes on Sunday, but the 'newds' weren't happy.
During the 2016-17 summer season, Jamie Cairns approached OceanFit to help him achieve a goal he'd been wanting to knock off for years, and with his 40th birthday approaching, now was the time to take it on!
Olympic medalist Jessica Ashwood claimed a thrilling victory in the women's 5km Grand Prix at the Noosa Summer Swim Festival during the weekend [Plus watch awesome event video].
With no ocean swims on the NSW ocean swims calendar this Australia Day, take a day-trip to Wollongong for the Aus Day Aquathon and mix with Australian triathlon royalty.
We've broken down Sam Shepard's masterclass finish as he hauled in Mack Horton in the last stages of the 2017 Lorne Pier to Pub.
The summer holidays are here and we've scanned the world wide web to find holiday ocean swims throughout Australia.
Have you been looking for an summer ocean swims getaway? Look no further than the Noosa Summer Swim with seven distances on offer over two days, plus all the awesomeness of what Noosa has to offer.
We love hearing personal success stories, and this one from Nicola Harris, is typical of the OceanFit participant and will resonate with a lot of people out there thinking of taking on their first ocean swim.
It looks like we're in for a bumper ocean swims season if early season entries are anything to go by, with the professionally organised events leading the way.
Our 2016 ocean swims survey winner has given us a review of his prize winning trip to Hamilton Island, including how he got to swim in the inaugural 'Catseye Classic'.
They're becoming more popular each year, and in NSW there are five fantastic run-swim-run events to get your heart rate up this summer.
Ocean swimming tradition in Sydney says summer hasn't started until the Bondi to Bronte ocean swim has been swum, and this year the event has new organisers, fresh new swims and prizes to boot.
OceanFit's senior instructor, Lia Trebilcock, has ticked off a major bucket list item by completing the gruelling 41.8km Coolangatta Gold on Sunday.