Monthly Archives: December 2018

  1. Just say no to plastic!
    Just say no to plastic!

    Just say no to plastic!

    The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) is the UK’s leading charity for the protection of our seas, shores and wildlife. For over thirty years MCS has worked to ensure our seas are healthy, pollution free and protected. The charity has been the voice for all the fascinating creatures that live beneath the waves, for our breath-taking coastlines, for those who make a sustainable living from the sea and for anyone who loves our beautiful beaches. In this post, MCS shares why everyone should say no to single use plastic.

    "Just recently, 15,000 volunteers picked up 305,958 bits of litter from UK beaches during our annual Great British Beach C

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  2. New Year's Day swims 2019
    New Year's Day swims 2019

    New Year's Day swims 2019

    If you don't fancy one of the festive dips taking place on Christmas Day or Boxing Day, why not take to the water on New Years Day instead. There are plenty of open water swims taking place up and down the country, here are just a few.

    SOUTH EAST

    GAFIRS Lifeboat New Year’s Day Swim at Stokes Bay in Gosport sees thousands of supporters watch brave locals take a refreshing dip. Spectators and swimmers please arrive no later than 11:45am.

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  3. The best festive swims 2018
    The best festive swims 2018

    The best festive swims 2018

    It's a highlight in the swimming calendar seeing the swims that take place over the festive period. Whether it's Christmas Day, Boxing Day or indeed New Year's Day, it's a great way to dress up and raise money for charity. Here are just some of the Christmas Day and Boxing Day swims taking place in 2018. Please make sure you check registration deadlines and participant timings in advance.

    SOUTH EAST

    The Boxing Day Dip at Deal Beach has been running since 1981. So far £100,000 has been raised for good causes. The last day for registration is 16th

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  4. Winter sale offers for all the family
    Winter sale offers for all the family

    Winter sale offers for all the family

    The Zoggs winter sale is now on with huge discounts off seasonal swimwear for women, men and kids. Here are just a few of our top offers, see the full range here.

    Adults

    Pina Colada Starback - reduced to £10. Add a splash of the Tropics to your swims with our Pina Colada Starback Swimsuit, featuring bold pineapple and leaf prints. With a front lining for modesty and added support and open Starback design, you can enjoy optimum performance from this vibrant little number.

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  5. Christmas gift ideas for superheroes
    Christmas gift ideas for superheroes

    Christmas gift ideas for superheroes

    We all strive to be a superhero don't we? Our new DC Super Heroes collection is a great way to encourage children (and adults) to be water confident whether they're learning to swim or perfecting their technique. Here are a few gift ideas for Kids (up to 6) and Juniors (6-15) who love Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman and Aquaman.

    Buoyancy aids

    Our Wonder Woman Water Wings Vest (for children aged 1-5 years) has fixed buoyancy and encourages a natural swimming position. It's a great way to get young

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  6. Zoggs wins Warner Brothers retail activation award
    Zoggs wins Warner Brothers retail activation award

    Zoggs wins Warner Brothers retail activation award

    Warner Brothers Consumer Products hosted an event in London for its partners yesterday. We got to celebrate their successes of 2018 as well as having a sneak peek at what’s coming up in 2019/2020.

    We’ve worked with Warner Brothers over the past couple of years on our DC Super Heroes collection. The range includes Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman and most recently Aquaman with swimwear, learn to swim products, goggles, training and accessories designed for all the family. You can view the current DC Super Heroes collection here. Warner Brothers also shared their consumer product award win

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  7. Stocking filler ideas for adult swimmers
    Stocking filler ideas for adult swimmers

    Stocking filler ideas for adult swimmers

    You might think stocking fillers are just for children but everyone loves a surprise. Here are just a few gift ideas for the grown-up swimmers in your life whether they be lane swimmers, open water swimmers or triathletes.

    Swimwear

    Swimming is for everyone and we pride ourselves on offering a swimwear range designed to suit different needs, preferences and body shapes. We all want to feel good when we swim don't we? Our women's fitness collection typically ranges from size 6 to 22, depending on the product, with various styles, features and

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