swimming

Henley Swim Wins Top Rated Swimming Event for 4th Year in Racecheck Awards

Racecheck have today announced that the Outdoor Swimmer Henley Swim Festival has won the Top Rated Swimming Event Award of 2021 in the coveted Racecheck Awards. This is the 4th […]

Mermaids Announce 2022 Challenges & Partnership With Marine Conservation Charity

The Henley Mermaids have announced a Year of Challenges for 2022, which will see members of the team attempt to swim the Bristol Channel, the North Channel, the Freedom Swim […]

Lions Swimarathon Back This Year

After being cancelled for 2 years, the Lions Swimarathon is returning on Saturday 26 March at Henley Leisure Centre between 1.00-5.00pm. Any organisation or group of people can enter as […]

Swim Festival Partners with Rivers Trust for 2022

The Rivers Trust has partnered with The Outdoor Swimmer Henley Swim Festival 2022 (10 July) to ask swimmers to race to revive rivers and communities. The charity brings together the people, knowledge, […]

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 […]