4 Wetsuits For Winter and Summer 21/22

4 Wetsuits For Winter and Summer 21/22

Fresh from a salty week by the Devonshire coastline, I am already hungry for my next cold water adventure.  Freezing sea swims and kayaking odysseys are definite hobbies I am not prepared to leave in Devon.  With some research, it turns out Manchester and Salford have a wealth of operations to fix my water sport [...]

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My mom first took me swimming when I was maybe one or two.  I had a bright yellow swimming costume with a jelly green star on it, a pair of inflatable red armbands, and not much hair.  Since then, I’ve always been obsessed with the water.  I completed all of my Kelloggs Rainbow Swimming badges [...]

My Exercise and Money Goals: How I Am Tackling The Dread Of Winter

My Exercise and Money Goals: How I Am Tackling The Dread Of Winter

Summer is almost over.  The sun is kissing the earth a little later every morning and disappearing behind the clouds earlier at night.  Already, I am munching and washing and wiping my saliva up in artificial morning lamplight.  Soon, I will be rising in black and traveling in black.  I will be running in black, [...]

3 Tips For Returning to the Gym and Pool After Lockdown

3 Tips For Returning to the Gym and Pool After Lockdown

Specialist studios, public pools, gyms and the dreaded spin class have all been legally back for less than a fortnight.  In hindsight, it is wild to believe that these doors were actually barred and locked for the grand total of 20 weeks in the UK.  Within this weird and wonderful time, my love affair with [...]