Endless Pools News: Open Water Swimming

6 Rules for Success from Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE

A life coach, swim coach, motivational speaker, certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming trainer, and part-time university lecturer, Dr. Julie Bradshaw is also an open water swimmer who trains in her garden Endless Pool...

6 Tips for Life Success & Weight Loss from the ‘Yes Doc’

How did Dr. Scott Richards manage to train for his English Channel crossing while working full time and being a single parent? He credits the convenience and quality of his Original Endless Pool.

This Day in Swimming: Stephen Redmond Completes the Oceans Seven

Stephen Redmond emerged from the Tsugaru Channel onto the shores of Hokkaido, Japan. The first person to complete what’s known as the Oceans Seven.

“My Mind’s a Movie Theatre”: Katie Benoit on the Mental Aspect of UltraSwimming

Swimming the Oceans Seven is more than just a physical challenge; it’s a mental one too. We asked open water swimmer, full-time police officer, and mom Katie Benoit about her mental training. It’s worth noting that she swims with extra determination as her major swims are dedicated to raising funds ...

Katie Benoit: My Oceans Seven Training Routine

We’ve been following Katie Benoit as she trains to complete the Oceans Seven to raise funds and awareness for the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. She’s already completed three of the seven open-water swims. As she prepares for #4, she shared her training routine as well as some of the challenges ...

Jason Malick completes 22.5 mile swim to raise funds for cancer research

Starting at 3:58 AM on Friday, July 26, Jason Malick swam for over 14 hours, completing his 22.5 mile swim around Absecon Island at 6:06 PM. Malick, a customer support specialist at Endless Pools, swam to raise support for the Dean Randazzo Cancer Foundation and honor his aunt Betsy Rabush, ...

Sean Conway Attempting to Swim Length of Britain for Charity

Sean Conway left today for the swimming adventure of a lifetime, as he aims to swim the entire length of Britain in the span of two months to raise awareness and funds for the charity War Child. A professional adventurer who admits to having minimal prior swimming experience, the 32 ...

Harvard's Alex Meyer Wins 10K National Championship, Qualifies for Worlds

Alex Meyer won the 2013 USA Swimming National Open Water 10K Championship, after the Harvard University graduate tracked down Sean Ryan in the Castaic Lake, California race. Meyer swam a smart, patient race, waiting to make his move until the final 100 meters to capture a spot in the 2013 ...

World Record Holder Julie Bradshaw's Endless Pools Workout

Training for a long distance, outdoor and English Channel swim can be a daunting experience. I’ve been doing this now since I was 14 years old, but until 3 years ago, I’d always had to venture to some outdoor stretch of water to acclimatise...

Ultra swimmer completes 111 mile swim

During the dog days of summer, many folks find it appealing to spend some time splashing around in the water. August 19th, 2011 one San Francisco man and Endless Pool owner completed one of the longest river swims in history. Jamie Patrick, a sales manager at an office supply company ...

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