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'My Big Bangla Swim' We talk swim tips, drowning prevention and swimming the Bangla Channel with Swim Coach and Journalist, Becky Horsbrugh

Becky Horsbrugh is a journalist, swim coach and open water swimmer based in Hackney. Inspired by Lord Byron she took part in her first major open water swimming event in 2010, a swim across the Hellespont, made famous by the poet. 1,609 more words


What was 2017?


I started this draft about a month ago, what does that tell you? That I was stumped. I was stumped like someone running into the blocked barrier at Platform 9 and three-quarters at King’s Cross, London. 643 more words


LOTUS Exclusive: A Circumnavigation of the Rock With No Name...

At around 20.00 hrs yesterday evening,  Jess and her dog Otley made their way down to Westcombe beach for a dip, with me, Alice, official observer from the swim blog for women who love open water – … 355 more words


Outdoor Swimming in Argentina and Chile #alotusrises #wsc

Nadia Rang is an outdoor swimmer from Argentina. She got in touch with our Women’s Swimming Collective on Instagram. Her pictures of swimming in Argentina are epic and we wanted to find out more about her swim journey from river swims to winter swimming in the snow! 561 more words


Carleen Anderson #alotusrises

We are  honoured to have Outdoor Swimmer/Musician/Composer/Recording Artist/Lyricist and Vocalist Carleen Anderson, sharing her swimming journey with the  A Lotus Rises swimming collective.  Although Carleen’s open water addiction only fully took hold in her ’50s, Carleen’s relationship with water has been a significant thread  from childhood to today, and is a journey of overcoming prejudice and segregation, personal endeavour, overcoming a fear of deep water, motherhood, team work, determination and creativity. 3,127 more words


Track and manage your sales force with Tracko

Sales force is the most important aspect of any business. Any company that wants to sell it’s products depends on it’s sales force to do so. 321 more words