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Henley Mermaids Bristol Channel Attempt Take Two

Update: The swim was cancelled due to the weather forecast changing. ———————————————————————- Henley Mermaids, Laura Reineke, Joan Fennelly, Fiona Print, Susan Barry will be joined by Merthyr Mermaid, Cath Pendleton […]

Hundreds Swim for Beer at Sold Out Club to Pub

The ever popular Henley Club to Pub Swim saw hundreds of swimmers take to the Thames on Saturday evening, cheered on by crowds of supporters at the Angel on the […]

Mermaids Attempt to Swim Bristol Channel Was So Close

Henley Mermaids who set off at 7.30am yesterday morning to swim the Bristol Channel from Ilfracombe to Swansea attempting to be the first all-female team to complete the challenge were […]

Henley Mermaids to Set Off Tomorrow Now

Due to weather conditions, the Henley Mermaids will now attempt to swim the Bristol Channel, starting from Ilfracombe tomorrow (Tuesday) at 7.30am instead of Thursday as planned. If they complete […]

Mermaids Preparing for Record-Breaking Bristol Channel Swim

Henley Mermaids’ attempt to be the first female relay team to swim the Bristol Channel is just a week away now (22 July) and even though they swam the English […]

Wonder Woman Sarah & Her Brr-maids Swim Classic for Refuge

Henley Classic Swim, which challenges swimmers to swim the 2.1km Henley Regatta Course took place in the early hours of Sunday morning. 620 swimmers finished the upstream challenging course. With […]

Thames Marvels to Take on Cross Channel Swim in Support of Mental Health

Another team of six swimmers from the Henley Open Water Swimming Club are planning to relay swim the English Channel this summer. Marika, Alaine, Rebecca, Vicky, Elizabeth (Liz) and Lee […]

New Beer Finish Sponsor for Henley Swim’s Club to Pub Event

Henley Swim has announced a new partnership with Italian beer Peroni Nastro Azzurro for its summer Club to Pub Swim. The Club to Pub  swim will be taking place on […]

Olympian & Boat Race Umpire Thanks Mermaids For Raising Money for Huntington’s Disease

Olympic medallist and the first Boat Race woman umpire, Sarah Winckless, recorded the above video to raise awareness of Huntington’s Disease and to thank Henley Mermaids for choosing Huntington’s Disease […]

Henley Swim Inviting Women to Star in This Girl Can 2021 Campaign

Henley Swim have today announced that they are looking for 6 women new to open water swimming to star in their 2021 This Girl Can campaign. Supported by Henley Swim […]