My advice is always keep your socks on…

Tom Murphy. Westmorland Gazette, Thursday, April 2013.

Two months before the Utterly Buttermere Swim Head to the Hills (now Swim the Lakes) took a group of journalists swimming in Windermere to give them a taste of open water swimming and what the Utterly Buttermere competitors can expect, here’s Tom Murphy’s account in the Westmorland Gazette.

 

tom Swimming in Windermere

Related Links:

Blog: Utterly Buttermere Swim Press Launch in a Wild Windermere >

Introduction to open Water Swimming >

Windermere Wild Swimming Weekend >

Get some swimming socks >