4 Most Common Surfing Mistakes

Published on April 04, 2018 Comment(s): 0

When learning how to surf it is unavoidable for mistakes to be made. There will be some hilarious wipe-outs and other mistakes that occur, and these are usually from the same mistakes that all beginners make. We have put together 4 common mistakes that beginners make whilst learning to surf and some tips on how best to avoid falling off your board.


The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Surfing Like a Pro

Published on March 16, 2018 Comment(s): 0

Has the thought of riding a fiberglass board on top of the moving ocean taken your fancy? Maybe you have seen surfers out in the water having an amazing time, or you watched some incredible videos. Some people have said that learning to surf has changed their life, so maybe it can change yours too. We have put some top tips together to help you get started whilst being safe and having fun.


Charlie McLeod Sporting Ambassador: Esmée Gregorius

Published on February 28, 2018 Comment(s): 0

We would like to give a massive warm welcome to our latest Charlie McLeod Sporting Ambassador Esmée Gregorius.


Things To Consider This Winter To Help You Swim Faster In Open Water In Summer

Published on February 07, 2018 Comment(s): 0

As the cold draws in, many people leave the open water swimming behind and return to the pool. This time of the year is the perfect time to reflect on your swimming and refresh your technique. It is the perfect opportunity to work out any kinks or flaws in your swimming style.


4 Pre-season Focuses For Triathletes

Published on January 05, 2018 Comment(s): 0

It is said that champions are made in the off-season. This part of the season is considered to be the most underestimated part of the triathlon training cycle. But, knowing how to tackle the off-season and the period of time before the base training can be a tricky road to navigate. We have put together four ideas so when you hit your specific triathlon training, you’re fit and ready to go!


Cold Water Swimming - Tips On How To Be Safe This Winter

Published on December 15, 2017 Comment(s): 0

Every winter, people who have enjoyed outdoor summer swimming often push themselves further and try to continue through the colder, darker months. Cold-water swimming, or winter swimming as it is also known as is said to be a refreshing, life-affirming and exhilarating experience. Winter swimming in Britain is safe, as long as you take a few basic precautions. If you have already taken the plunge or are considering whether to embark on a winter season, we have compiled some precautions and top tips you will need to consider before starting your cold-water swimming experience:


The Health Benefits Of Outdoor Swimming

Published on November 15, 2017 Comment(s): 0

In this post we're going to be looking at the health benefits of outdoor swimming. There's never been a better time to get in the water!


Enjoying Our Robes!

Published on October 23, 2017 Comment(s): 0

Take a look at what's being said about our very own Charlie McLeod swimming robes!


Review of sports cloak

Published on September 15, 2017 Comment(s): 0

My opinion of using the sports cloak this evening for a chilly swim in Crummock Water in Lake District.


My Swim Journey and my next challenge

Published on June 23, 2017 Comment(s): 0

Open Water Swimmer Deborah Herridge talks to Charlie McLeod about her up and coming challenge to swim the Channel. Find out what she had to say here!