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  1. HELPING LEVEL WATER SUPPORT CHILDREN THIS CHRISTMAS
    HELPING LEVEL WATER SUPPORT CHILDREN THIS CHRISTMAS

    HELPING LEVEL WATER SUPPORT CHILDREN THIS CHRISTMAS

    This Christmas, Zoggs is donating 500 pairs of goggles to children with disabilities. We are supporting the national swimming charity Level Water who arrange 20,000 one-to-one swimming lessons each year for children with disabilities. As some children around the country return to their lessons, we hope these goggles will make the return to the pool that little bit more fun and exciting for Level Water’s swimmers.

    The charity is encouraging children to use their goggles in the bath over Christmas, to practice blowing bubbles and get used to the water again, before their lessons restart in the coming months.

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  2. Swimathon Q&A with Marie Curie Ambassador and Team GB swimmer: Ellie Faulkner
    Swimathon Q&A with Marie Curie Ambassador and Team GB swimmer: Ellie Faulkner

    Swimathon Q&A with Marie Curie Ambassador and Team GB swimmer: Ellie Faulkner

    Swimathon, the world’s largest fundraising swim, returns to swimming pools across the UK on 7-9 April 2017 with Zoggs as the Official Swim Brand Partner.

    Ellie Faulkner standing next to a pool as the Swimathon and Marie Curie Ambassador

    On Wednesday 1st March, Swimathon participants got the fantastic opportunity to put their swimming questions to the talented Olympic swimmer Ellie Faulkner.

    The Team GB star answered questions on training, nutrition, pacing a

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  3. This is your lane. Your Challenge. Your Swimathon!
    This is your lane. Your Challenge. Your Swimathon!

    This is your lane. Your Challenge. Your Swimathon!

    Take your marks... Swimathon is back in 2017 for the 30th year running! This is your lane, your challenge, your chance to raise money for Marie Curie. Marie Curie are Swimathon’s Charity Partner, they help people living with any terminal illness, and their families. As the world's biggest fundraising swimming event, you can jump in the pool and make a difference for Marie Curie at over 600 pools.

    Which challenge will you choose?

    Whether it's as a team or going it solo, there's a range of Swimathon challenge distances so that there's always a right one for you.

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  4. Zoggs Swim Diaries: Isle of Wight Swim in 25 hrs 56 mins
    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Isle of Wight Swim in 25 hrs 56 mins

    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Isle of Wight Swim in 25 hrs 56 mins

    After months of training and planning, Scott Dawson has completed his non-stop 65 mile swim around the Isle of Wight for charity. Here's what Scott had to say after the event...

    How do you describe the best week of your life?iowswim1

    I now understand why Olympic Athletes are so emotional when they step onto the podium, to receive their Gold medal. I will never be able to know what that feels like to stand on an Olympic Podium, but what I achieved last week was my equivalent

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  5. Zoggs Joins #TeamBetter to Swim 31 Miles in 31 Pools for Sport Relief
    Zoggs Joins #TeamBetter to Swim 31 Miles in 31 Pools for Sport Relief

    Zoggs Joins #TeamBetter to Swim 31 Miles in 31 Pools for Sport Relief

    Sport Relief is back, with thousands of Brits already signed up to swim, cycle, run or walk at fantastic events across the UK from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th March 2016 in the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Games. If you're thinking of getting involved then you can find an event near you here.Swimming-Image-570x340

    This year, our friends at GLL (Greenwich Leisure Limited) have put together a team of 13 of

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  6. Top Tips to Complete the 12 Week Aspire Channel Swim
    Top Tips to Complete the 12 Week Aspire Channel Swim

    Top Tips to Complete the 12 Week Aspire Channel Swim

    These training tips for the Aspire Channel Swim are provided by our Learn to Swim ambassador.

    1) Location – Make sure to check out your pool’s opening hours and times of aqua classes to see when is best for you to swim.

    2) Preparation and programming - Set a programme that is easy to commit to at a steady pace. You have 12 weeks to swim 22 miles, so don’t push yourself too hard!

    3) Good kit – Make sure you have chosen a swimming costume and goggles you

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