Monthly Archives: December 2016

  1. 12 Christmas Excuses for a Swim!
    12 Christmas Excuses for a Swim!

    12 Christmas Excuses for a Swim!

    We all know that Christmas is the perfect time for that warm glass of Mulled
    Wine or the cheeky couple of Chocolates! Here at Zoggs we believe that instead of feeling guilty, your favourite festive treats create the perfect excuse to jump in this Christmas!

    Phantom Family

    Christmas can be a very busy time, but don’t panic! Feel like a quick dip or a longer relaxing and re-energising swim? Using the average person swimming at a slow freestyle pace, we’ve cal

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  2. Zoggs Swim Diaries: Esti's Swimming Gala Success
    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Esti's Swimming Gala Success

    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Esti's Swimming Gala Success

    Whatever your age, or ability, swimming can be fun for everyone! Shared by her mum, this inspirational story of Esti, a young girl with autism taking part in her first swimming gala, shows exactly how inclusive swimming can be!

    Recently Esti’s swimming club had their annual gala. She chose a whole range of events to race in and we helped her enter. The event took place over two weekends and in a different pool from the one Esti regularly swims in. Not only this but the noise and busy atmosphere made us very nervous about whether she would participate on the day(s).

    All the spectators were on their feet, cheering, w

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  3. Come on in, the water’s freezing…
    Come on in, the water’s freezing…

    Come on in, the water’s freezing…

    Jonathan Cowie, editor of outdoor swimming magazine H2Open, explains the joys of taking the plunge in the outdoors this winter...

     

    Jonathan Cowie of H2Open shares his tips for Cold Water Swimming Jonathan Cowie of H2Open shares his tips for Cold Water Swimming

     

    This morning I received a text from my friend Mandy: “Do you want to go for a swim?” Nothing odd about that you might think. But

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