Wild Swimming with Jo

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Wild swimming specialist Jo from ‘Swim with Jo’ in Newbury shares her amazing outdoor swimming journey, starting as a teenager, that has led her to swim both the English and Bristol Channels.

See Jo’s tips below on getting started and listen to her inspiring interview with Penny here:

Looking towards the summer, and subject to lockdown relaxation, there are plenty of swim spots to get started in local venues and rivers.
Good places to research your own outdoor swimming journey with tips, more information on risk assessing, and how to find places to swim are here:
If anyone is itching to get into some freezing water during lockdown or if you are interested in local coaching, please contact Jo for some guidance (and to follow her own swimming adventures):

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