5 Reasons why you Need Wild Swimming in your Life!

5 Reasons why you Need Wild Swimming in your Life!

Go your own way Wild Swimming is versatile and easy to align with your personal motivations and fitness levels. This is one of its major attractions. Whether you decide to embark on a two-minute dip in a local lake, an ice mile or an epic sea crossing between continents, it is always up to you […]

The Relationship between Physical Exercise and Creativity

The Relationship between Physical Exercise and Creativity

Physical exercise is not normally associated with creativity and art, but what happens when the two fields collide? Why can it be such a powerful combination? Mathew Barney used training principles from weightlifting and American football to inspire his Drawing Restraint series of artworks. He recalls how the human body needs to be stressed in order […]

Reinterpreting our Landscapes: The Art of Wild Swimming

Reinterpreting our Landscapes: The Art of Wild Swimming

I believe that in order to represent a landscape in an original way, one must look from a new perspective. For me, wild endurance swimming is a means to achieve this. It is an attempt to understand water as both a subject and a material for artwork. Wild swimming encompasses all kinds of outdoor swimming, […]