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National Lottery funded project restores Tooting Bec Lido’s historic landmark features
Thanks to National Lottery players, Tooting Bec Lido’s important landmark heritage features have been restored and preserved for the enjoyment of future generations....
How to start a race
Ever wondered how the handicap system works for the Sunday races? Here's one member's take on how it works ......
I sprinted in the winter  2019 Uk CWSC
A poem by Sue Harood...
The cold water swimming championships 2017
Making a splash and smiling in the cold...
The History of the UK Cold Water Swimming Championships
As we approach another UK Cold Water Swimming Championships at Tooting Bec Lido, newer members may be wondering how this and the events we attend in other parts of the world all started. So here is the story....
Urban SwimRun
Swimruns usually take place in wild locations such as the Lake District or the Scilly Isles, but SLSC and Total Motion Events recently organised one of the country’s first such events in an urban environment....
Lido Improvement Project news update
Former SLSC President Giles Meyer tells the story of the new Lido Pavilion, which opens this summer....
An introduction to SwimRun
This relatively new sport is truly unique, highly enjoyable and attractive for those who love both sports and want to exercise and compete in magnificent settings, running off-road and swimming in lakes, seas or other bodies of water. ...
Nevis to St Kitts
Petra tells us how she spent Easter Sunday this year, a day she'd normally be tucking in to roast lamb and feasting on Easter Eggs....
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