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The water is wonderful! Swimming holiday in CroatiaGulet Swimming Cruise TripsTurquoise swimming in Kas, TurkeyGreece - Swim and Sail Cruise HolidayLondon Tooting Bec Cold Water Swimming Championships 2017Cold UK Ice Mile SwimmingMontenegro swimmers meeting gold olympian from Rio 2016Swimming holiday locations captured by droneSwim and Sail Cruise PhotosBest Lakes to Swim in EuropeSwimming Lake Powell CanyonsStrel World SwimHuman Limits presents Martin Strel, the Marathon SwimmerSwimming Croatian Islands from the AirMediterranean Turkey TripsSpring´s Best Fitness RetreatsSwimming around Obonjan island in CroatiaOlympic swimmer about Swimming and Sailing in TurkeySlovenia ranks top Greenest Countries in the WorldSwimming in Slovenia Customer ReviewAustralian Swimmer Talks about Swimming in CroatiaTravelling from Venice, Italy to SloveniaMartin Strel amongst top 10 extreme world stuntsSwimming the Yugoslavian submarine tunnelsTestimonials About Montenegro SwimmingSwimming the Mississippi RiverNew Swim and Sail Turkey VideoMartin Strel International Marathon Swimming Hall of FameTurkish Gulet Swimming Adventure InterviewSwimming trip guest reviewsCroatia Sea SwimmingMediterranean Turkey Swimming HolidaySwimmers with disability on holidaysSwimming in Tenerife Sea Canary IslandsLake Swimming Trip in SloveniaMontenegro Fort Mamula island swimmingBest Deal Swimming HolidaySwimming holidays for singlesLake Bled Winter Swimming Event 2015Chill Swim Winter Swimming on WindermereBest Fitness Holidays in EuropeLondon 2015 Cold Water Swimming ChampionshipsTrying Out Open Water SwimmingLake Swimming SongSwimming Turkey - week long trip itinerarySink or Swim feature article about Slovenian Lake Swimming AdventureArticle by Telegraph Swimming in Dalmatia (Croatia)Boxing Day Swimming at West Midlands Water-ski CentreMartin Strel member of International Marathon Swimming Hall Of FameFive days of Croatian island-hoppingInspiring story from our Croatian swimming tripIn the swim: Article from our guest about Croatian swimming tripGuest reviews and blog article from Croatia swimsMontenegro swimming holiday reviewStrel Montenegro swimming songSwimming at the Lulworth Cove, Man Of War and Durdle Door beaches of the Jurassic CoastMartin Strel swimming with Sheikh from Saudi Arabia to BahrainWorld´s Winter Swimming Championships in Rovaniemi, FinlandWinter swimming at Big Chill Swim on Lake Windermere 2014Montenegro holiday reviews by our customersNew mobile app about Slovenia´s Top 50 places to visitMartin Strel 5 Times Guinness World Record HolderThe Lake Powell Swimming ExperienceCroatia Underwater Swimming Top QualityLake Powell Article: Aquatic swimming adventure with Martin StrelOur guide and coach Giovanna RichardsLake Powell Swimming - Crawl through the desertLake Bled Winter Swimming Cup 2013Winter Swimming Championships in Tooting Bec Lido in LondonLake Swimming TestimonialsNick Ward reports about our Sea Swimming in CroatiaLake Powell Best Swim VacationLiving Swimming Legend Visits Page, Arizona and Swims Lake PowellStrel swims from Statue of Liberty to Freedom TowerVirtual Open Water Swim ChallengeA Strel Swimming Story From Croatia10th anniversary Mississippi River SwimSwimming Smiths blog about Slovenia swimming tourWhy Go for Open Water SwimmingOpen Water Swimmer Show premieres on National GeographicH2open Swimming EventH2Open water swimming event at Reading Lake, UKMartin Strel´s Epic Amazon Swim celebrates 5 year anniversaryH2Open Water Swimming NominationHow to swim the Amazon river by Martin StrelWhy is swimming so great for your healthSwimming with sharksLake Bled Winter Swimming CupSouth African Swimming TourNEW-Croatian short swimming holiday
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The water is wonderful! Swimming holiday in Croatia

Wednesday, 19. July 2017
Our guest Lindy has recently visited our Croatian swimming trip at Krapanj island and she has put together a nice article with lot of great information about the tour. Check it out!
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Gulet Swimming Cruise Trips

Sunday, 25. June 2017
We have done two amazing swim cruise trips from Turkey and Greece (Rhodes) and had a fantastic time swimming and cruising the Southern Dodecanese islands and Turkish Datca peninsula and Hisaronu Bay.
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Turquoise swimming in Kas, Turkey

Monday, 29. May 2017
This week we have been swimming in Kas, Turkey. You can see from our amazing drone footage how clear and beautiful the water is.
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Greece - Swim and Sail Cruise Holiday

Saturday, 11. March 2017
We are proudly introducing our Greek gulet based swimming-cruise trip in 2017. Living on the sea offers a special and unique holiday experience.
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London Tooting Bec Cold Water Swimming Championships 2017

Thursday, 2. February 2017
For the last 4 events in a row we have been part of this unique cold water swimming event at Tooting Bec Lido in London. The event takes place every second year in January in this large open water lido - unheated pool. The size of the pool is 100 by 30 yards or 92 by 27 metres and it is considered to be the largest open lido in England.
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Cold UK Ice Mile Swimming

Friday, 27. January 2017
Our guest from our Montenegro trip Jane Mulderrig has recently achieved a great extreme ice mile swimming feat. She swam 1 mile in 31:26 min in the water temperature of 2.73C in the Harthill Reservoir near Sheffield, UK.
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Montenegro swimmers meeting gold olympian from Rio 2016

Friday, 20. January 2017
During one of our swimming trips in Montenegro 2016, we were lucky and felt extremely privileged to meet Dusan Mandic, the son of our wonderful boat captain Budo. Dusan has played water polo for Serbia for several years and this past summer won his first olympic gold medal in Rio!
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Swimming holiday locations captured by drone

Saturday, 24. December 2016
We have put together a great drone clip of the amazing swimming holiday locations where we operate.
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Swim and Sail Cruise Photos

Friday, 11. November 2016
We had a fantastic time with amazing people from all over the world on our recent Swim and Sail Cruise trips. Please check out some of the great photos below.
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Best Lakes to Swim in Europe

Tuesday, 11. October 2016
Fancy something a bit different for your next best summer holiday? Here´s an idea. Why not trade crowded sands and salty seas for calm, sparkling waters and glorious mountain views?
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Swimming Lake Powell Canyons

Wednesday, 5. October 2016
See the beautiful photo gallery from our Lake Powell Canyons swimming tours. This part of the Colorado river in Utah and Arizona is an absolute heaven for open water swimming adventures and we are proud to run our 5th year operation there.
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Strel World Swim

Thursday, 22. September 2016
Martin Strel, our founder and legendary marathon swimmer sets his new mega challenge to swim around the World. It is called Strel World Swim.
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Human Limits presents Martin Strel, the Marathon Swimmer

Monday, 15. August 2016
Martin Strel is a legendary Slovenian marathon swimmer and Human Limits has produced a great 7 min video about him.
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Swimming Croatian Islands from the Air

Tuesday, 9. August 2016
See this amazing drone footage from our recent Croatian swimming trip.
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Mediterranean Turkey Trips

Thursday, 26. May 2016
Hello from lovely sunny Southern Turkey. We have started our first trip and it has been fantastic so far.
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Spring´s Best Fitness Retreats

Monday, 2. May 2016
Mr. Porter features our swimming holidays among their Spring´s Best Fitness Retreats.
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Swimming around Obonjan island in Croatia

Friday, 15. April 2016
Obonjan island (pronounced O-bon-yan) is a beautiful hidden gem in the Croatian Adriatic sea and is located centrally in the Sibenik archipelago about 6 kms from the mainland.
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Olympic swimmer about Swimming and Sailing in Turkey

Wednesday, 16. March 2016
We often talk to our guests about what they think of our trips. Susan Goldsworthy is a former British Olympic finalist and master swimming world record holder.
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Slovenia ranks top Greenest Countries in the World

Thursday, 10. March 2016
Slovenia is a small EU country, located in the heart of Europe between Austria, Italy, Hungary and Croatia. It is also known as the only country in Europe that combines the Mediterranean, the Alps, the Pannonian Plain and the Karst.
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Swimming in Slovenia Customer Review

Wednesday, 9. March 2016
Sydney from London, UK, describes her swimming experience in Slovenia. See the great video clip.
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Australian Swimmer Talks about Swimming in Croatia

Tuesday, 23. February 2016
Tori Gorman from Australia is an accomplished marathon swimmer (The English Channel, Catalina and Manhattan Island Marathons and more).
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Travelling from Venice, Italy to Slovenia

Friday, 19. February 2016
If you want to come and see Venice and then join our lake swimming holiday trip in Slovenia, here is our guide of how you can travel efficiently from Venice to Slovenia.
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Martin Strel amongst top 10 extreme world stunts

Friday, 12. February 2016
Check out world´s greatest adventure seekers and stunt makers.
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Swimming the Yugoslavian submarine tunnels

Thursday, 21. January 2016
The Balkans, known as The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY), offers some amazing hidden adventure spots for holidays and exploration.
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Testimonials About Montenegro Swimming

Monday, 18. January 2016
See below three latest customers interviews filmed on our Montenegro location.
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Swimming the Mississippi River

Monday, 28. December 2015
Swimming the length of big rivers is not something you read about very often. The reason is pretty simple, not many people do it.
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New Swim and Sail Turkey Video

Tuesday, 22. December 2015
We had a great 2015 season and it was our first year running swimming trips in Southern Turkey. All went very well and we have doubled the number of trips for 2016 season.
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Martin Strel International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame

Saturday, 14. November 2015
Martin Strel was recently inducted into the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame in California on November 06, 2015.
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Turkish Gulet Swimming Adventure Interview

Saturday, 14. November 2015
Read an interesting interview with our lead guide Borut Strel on how did the new Turkey Swim and Sail trip go and what are the future plans...
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Swimming trip guest reviews

Saturday, 22. August 2015
Here is a collection of some of our 2015 season swimming trip reviews by our guests from Slovenia, Croatia and Montenegro.
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Croatia Sea Swimming

Tuesday, 11. August 2015
As an experienced open water swimmer and water polo player, I was ecstatic to be offered work as an adventure swimming guide. Here are a few of my experiences and highlights from my summer working for Strel Swimming in Croatia.
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Mediterranean Turkey Swimming Holiday

Saturday, 6. June 2015
Swimming in Turkey was a special experience and one that I will never forget. We were based in Kas, which is a small, vibrant coastal town in South West Turkey.
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Swimmers with disability on holidays

Thursday, 21. May 2015
We quite often host a swimmer with a disability on our trips and we are proud to say that most of them have had a wonderful experience and do return to our holidays. Usually such person would be accompanied by a friend or partner that look after the person with limited mobility. Our team also pays extra attention on such trips.
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Swimming in Tenerife Sea Canary Islands

Wednesday, 22. April 2015
Tenerife is a stunning holiday destination with all year round sunshine. The climate is perfect for swimming, where average air temperatures range between 17oC and 24oC with sea temperatures rarely dropping far below 20oC.
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Lake Swimming Trip in Slovenia

Friday, 17. April 2015
Have you ever wanted to swim in some of the cleanest alpine lakes in Europe? If yes, then you should read this article about organised Slovenian lake swimming trip.
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Montenegro Fort Mamula island swimming

Friday, 3. April 2015
Lastavica Island in the Adriatic sea (also named Mamula by the fort) is one of our top swimming locations in Montenegro. The fort on the island was built in 1853 by Austro-Hungarian General Mr. Lazar Mamula and has been named after him since then.
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Best Deal Swimming Holiday

Saturday, 14. March 2015
Booking a holiday usually takes some of your time, a proper search on Google and then all other planning that comes along. This especially comes into play when you are looking for a week+ long holiday. Euro VS Dollar and Pound has plunged to a 12-year low and now it is far best time to book your summer swimming holidays.
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Swimming holidays for singles

Friday, 13. March 2015
Do you have questions about joining a group swimming holiday if you are single? I have always been a keen swimmer and water polo player. I took up open water swimming last summer because I wanted a new challenge and adventure in the water. Without initially knowing what to expect, I went on to develop a love for open water swimming. I researched on google to swim in the Mediterranean and found the Strel website.
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Lake Bled Winter Swimming Event 2015

Tuesday, 24. February 2015
Lake Bled, Slovenia hosted the 5th annual winter swimming event. On 21.February, 2015 almost 60 international swimmers took part in cold swimming in the 4C water.
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Chill Swim Winter Swimming on Windermere

Sunday, 8. February 2015
Over 800 brave cold water winter swimmers smashed the 5.6C water at the Big Chill swim event on Lake Windermere in Cumbria, England.
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Best Fitness Holidays in Europe

Monday, 2. February 2015
Life is short, and holidays are even shorter. Reject the limits of the mini-break and invest in a swim holiday that will leave you invigorated - and in better shape than ever.
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London 2015 Cold Water Swimming Championships

Friday, 30. January 2015
We were again part of the Cold Water Swimming Championships on the 24.January, 2015 held at Tooting Bec Lido, London.
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Trying Out Open Water Swimming

Wednesday, 28. January 2015
Open water swimming is gaining more popularity in recent years, especially after the 10km event was introduced into the London 2012 Olympics.
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Lake Swimming Song

Wednesday, 21. January 2015
This is a great poem written by our guest Steve Buxton from London who attended our Slovenian lake swimming adventure trip.
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Swimming Turkey - week long trip itinerary

Sunday, 18. January 2015
If you like open water swimming, warm turquoise water in the Mediterranean, sun shining on your back, then this is the trip for you. We organise 7-day guided swimming adventure holiday for open water swimmers down in Kaş, southern Turkey.
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Sink or Swim feature article about Slovenian Lake Swimming Adventure

Saturday, 3. January 2015
A mid-life crisis spurs Auckland businessman Peter Bourke to head with his Speedos to the Alpine lakes of Slovenia.
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Article by Telegraph Swimming in Dalmatia (Croatia)

Sunday, 28. December 2014
British Telegraph has published an article "The top 5 activity holidays in Croatia in 2015." Strel Swimming´s Dalmatia trip has been featured amongst walking, cycling and tennis coaching top activities.
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Boxing Day Swimming at West Midlands Water-ski Centre

Friday, 26. December 2014
The swimming lake is located near to Kingsbury in the West Midlands. It can be easily reached from the M42 and by following signposts for Kingsbury. Once in Kingsbury, take a right and continue out of the village. The West Midlands Water-ski Centre turn is just a quarter of a mile past the motorway bridge and on the left.
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Martin Strel member of International Marathon Swimming Hall Of Fame

Tuesday, 23. December 2014
Our legendary founder Martin Strel (Big River Man) was selected to become a new member of the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame.
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Five days of Croatian island-hopping

Friday, 28. November 2014
Read a great article written by our guest, professional writer and avid open water swimmer. She came from Toronto, Canada to do our five day Croatian island hopping swim holiday.
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Inspiring story from our Croatian swimming trip

Thursday, 13. November 2014
Our guest Lynne uses wheelchair to get around and she came to swim with us in Croatia and greatly enjoyed it. Please read her story how inspiring can our trip be to someone like her.
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In the swim: Article from our guest about Croatian swimming trip

Tuesday, 7. October 2014
Our guest Jake Klauder from Oregon, USA, has been interviewed about his Croatian swimming trip with us for a local newspaper Herald and News.
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Guest reviews and blog article from Croatia swims

Monday, 21. July 2014
Here are some of our guest´s reviews about our recent Croatia swimming trips.
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Montenegro swimming holiday review

Friday, 13. June 2014
Just back from an amazing week with Strel Swimming Adventures in Montenegro. A fantastic trip that I would thoroughly recommend to anyone who loves swimming.
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Strel Montenegro swimming song

Saturday, 7. June 2014
One of our recent guests from Cardiff, Wales was inspired by our Montenegro swimming holiday and wrote a nice song about the trip experience.
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Swimming at the Lulworth Cove, Man Of War and Durdle Door beaches of the Jurassic Coast

Sunday, 4. May 2014
South England´s coast offers some amazing open water places to swim and explore. My swimming mate Laura and myself headed down to explore some places on 1st May, 2015. We knew the water temperature in the sea would not be the warmest, but this did not stop us from undertaking our swimming exploration.
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Martin Strel swimming with Sheikh from Saudi Arabia to Bahrain

Sunday, 13. April 2014
Our founder Martin Strel was invited to a charity ocean swim with local Sheikh in Bahrain. On 14. March, 2014 Bahraini sportsman Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa has completed a grueling 35km charity swim from Saudi Arabia to Bahrain.
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World´s Winter Swimming Championships in Rovaniemi, Finland

Saturday, 12. April 2014
The northern country of numerous lakes and natural beauties, Finland, was a host of 9th world winter swimming championships.
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Winter swimming at Big Chill Swim on Lake Windermere 2014

Monday, 27. January 2014
We are proud to announce that Strel Swimming will be exhibiting on a popular winter swimming event in the UK. On 1.February, 2014 over 600 brave winter swimmers will be jumping into beautiful Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park in northern England.
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Montenegro holiday reviews by our customers

Tuesday, 14. January 2014
Many times we ask our customers to speak about their swimming experience with us. This is a collection from our Montenegro trips in the past years.
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New mobile app about Slovenia´s Top 50 places to visit

Thursday, 26. December 2013
We live in a digital era and new applications are developed every day. Mobile phones are great tool for travelling nowdays and a lot of people use them while on the Go.
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Martin Strel 5 Times Guinness World Record Holder

Thursday, 21. November 2013
Many call him Big River Man, Daredevil, Human Fish, The hero in a speedo or The craziest man in the world - however you’d like to call him, he is the greatest ultra marathon swimmer in the world!
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The Lake Powell Swimming Experience

Thursday, 10. October 2013
Borut and Martin Strel have the best kept secret in open water swimming!
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Croatia Underwater Swimming Top Quality

Sunday, 26. May 2013
This is a collection of video clips from 2012 swimming holiday season. Video clips are used to do video stroke analysis and improve swimming technique in open water.
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Lake Powell Article: Aquatic swimming adventure with Martin Strel

Sunday, 3. March 2013
Lake Powell is a man-made body of Colorado water that floods immense canyons in the northern Arizona wilderness.
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Our guide and coach Giovanna Richards

Saturday, 2. March 2013
Strel Swimming guide and swim coach Giovanna Richards (G), has had a busy few months in the UK, competing in the UK Cold Water Championships and organising the first ever UK Ice Mile Swim. She reached the finals in the UK Championships, swimming in 1.5 degree water at Tooting Bec Lido in London.
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Lake Powell Swimming - Crawl through the desert

Friday, 1. March 2013
The desert states of the American South West may seem an unlikely swim holiday destination, but as Jonathan Knott discovers, this could not be further from the truth.
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Lake Bled Winter Swimming Cup 2013

Thursday, 28. February 2013
On 23 February, 2013, Bled tourist board and Strel Swimming organised the traditional winter swimming cup at Lake Bled in Slovenia.
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Winter Swimming Championships in Tooting Bec Lido in London

Wednesday, 26. December 2012
On 26 January, 2013 we are attending the traditional 5th UK Cold Water swimming championships at Tooting Bec Lido in London.
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Lake Swimming Testimonials

Thursday, 29. November 2012
Read some of the recent guest´ testimonials from our Lake Powell and Slovenia lake swimming trips.
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Nick Ward reports about our Sea Swimming in Croatia

Friday, 23. November 2012
Nick is a world traveller and a passionate open water swimmer from Australia. He came to our Croatia swimming trip in August 2012 with a group of 20 other swimming friends from Australia and USA. And let´s not forget to mention this trip was one of our highlights in the summer and we cannot wait to host this fun-loving gang again.
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Lake Powell Best Swim Vacation

Tuesday, 6. November 2012
As an avid recreational swimmer I was surprised but thrilled to find an exclusive outdoor "swim vacation" advertised. Although I would have loved to travel to Europe, I decided to stay stateside and booked my trip to Lake Powell. In anticipation of my trip I repeatedly watched the website videos, hoping that my experience would be even half as beautiful as pictured.
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Living Swimming Legend Visits Page, Arizona and Swims Lake Powell

Saturday, 6. October 2012
One of the world’s foremost long distance swimmers was in Page, Arizona this past week leading a swimming tour group at Lake Powell.
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Strel swims from Statue of Liberty to Freedom Tower

Friday, 5. October 2012
On September 5th, 2012 Martin Strel, one of the leading long distance swimmers in the world, swam from the Statue of Liberty to the Freedom Tower in New York City.
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Virtual Open Water Swim Challenge

Wednesday, 26. September 2012
Our swimming friend Karen Reeder from usopenaterswimming.org is organizing a great Virtual Open Water Swim Challenge that takes you swimming from Alaska to Mississippi river to Great Salt Lake and more.
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A Strel Swimming Story From Croatia

Tuesday, 4. September 2012
This is an article written by our guest Jacqui Tong who came on our Croatia trip this summer.
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10th anniversary Mississippi River Swim

Sunday, 2. September 2012
10 years ago legendary swimmer Martin Strel (Big River Man) swam the entire length of the America´s mighty Mississippi River.
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Swimming Smiths blog about Slovenia swimming tour

Monday, 30. July 2012
We were proud to meet a wonderful family from the Unites States which came all the way to Slovenia to swim with us.
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Why Go for Open Water Swimming

Saturday, 28. July 2012
Open water swimming is an increasingly popular activity, with people taking to inland lakes, rivers and canals as well as the open sea to reap the benefits of this exhilarating form of exercise.
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Open Water Swimmer Show premieres on National Geographic

Sunday, 6. May 2012
A new TV show Open Water Swimmer premieres on National Geographic Channel, Thursday, May 10 at 7:00 pm (ET/PT). The one hour show features the mindset of great marathon swimmers.
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H2open Swimming Event

Saturday, 28. April 2012
We would like to express a big thanks for coming and stopping at our stand on Saturday at H2open swimming event in Reading UK.
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H2Open water swimming event at Reading Lake, UK

Thursday, 12. April 2012
We will be exhibiting at H2Open swimming event on 28 April and you are warmly welcomed to come and see us.
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Martin Strel´s Epic Amazon Swim celebrates 5 year anniversary

Sunday, 8. April 2012
Marathon swimmer, Martin Strel, today nicknamed Big River Man, made history on Easter Day, April 08, 2007. He swam 5268 kms (3274 miles) of the Amazon river in 66 consecutive days and received global recognition.
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H2Open Water Swimming Nomination

Friday, 6. April 2012
Our guide and swim coach Giovanna Richards (G) has been nominated for the H2Open ´Open Water Swimming Ambassador 2011´
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How to swim the Amazon river by Martin Strel

Friday, 6. April 2012
Training tips from the first man to ever swim the length of the Amazon River.
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Why is swimming so great for your health

Thursday, 5. April 2012
If you love swimming and exploring the sea, lake or river, then what better way to do it than to join Strel Swimming Adventure club?
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Swimming with sharks

Monday, 12. March 2012
Read one of best adventure swimming article, written by a prominent British travel writer.
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Lake Bled Winter Swimming Cup

Wednesday, 22. February 2012
And it happened, Lake Bled 1st winter swimming cup. On February 11, 2012 over 40 »extreme« winter swimmers jumped into around 3 degree C frozen beautiful Lake Bled (air temperature was -11C).
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South African Swimming Tour

Saturday, 11. February 2012
Martin Strel, the Big River Man and his team are in South Africa at Midmar Mile , the world´s largest open water swimming event in the world. Martin is giving talks at several events and helping promoting open water swimming activities in South Africa.
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NEW-Croatian short swimming holiday

Sunday, 5. February 2012
Due to an increased interest and numerous enquiries, we have decided to introduce a new short version of Croatian swimming holiday.
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Lake Bled swimming in the winter

Thursday, 5. January 2012
Swimming outdoor is mainly known as a summer activity, but some brave swimmers do it all-year around.
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Slovenian lake swimming holiday ON SALE

Tuesday, 20. December 2011
If you are already looking for your next summer holiday, we offer you FIRST MINUTE SALE on our Slovenian lake swimming adventure until 16th January, 2012
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Martin Strel Swimming Article: Incredible Endeavours

Monday, 19. December 2011
Microsoft´s MSN writer talked to Martin about his incredible swimming achievements and here is the article.
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Swimming Vacation Tours

Wednesday, 30. November 2011
We are proudly announcing our new swimming tour location in the Unites States. Lake Powell on the Colorado river offers an incredible venue for our new swimming vacation tours. This amazing lake on the border of Arizona and Utah was created by the construction of Glen Canyon Dam in 1963.
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We Are A Responsible Swimming Holiday Operator

Tuesday, 8. November 2011
Water is Life. We swim in a lake, river and ocean and water is like our second home. The fact that water is the oil of the 21st century isn’t something new today.
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Swimming Adventure Article by Royal Automobile Club

Sunday, 30. October 2011
Even great explorers have pipe dreams. For Martin Strel - a man who’s faced down piranhas in the Amazon, dodged dead bodies in the Yangtze and holds the world record for the globe’s longest unbroken swim - it’s climbing Mt. Everest.
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Martin Strel Motivational Speaking About Wild Swimming Adventures

Friday, 21. October 2011
Legendary marathon swimmer Martin Strel is known as the Big River Man and the only man in the world who has swum the 5 greatest rivers on the planet: the Amazon, Yangtze, Paraná, Mississippi, Danube. He holds four Guinness World Records in long distance open water swimming.
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Swimming Slovenian Lakes and River

Wednesday, 13. July 2011
See highlights of our Slovenian swimming trip.
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Swimming Croatian Dalmatian Coast

Thursday, 30. June 2011
See highlights of our recent swimming trip in Croatia
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Martin Completes Colorado Swim

Thursday, 16. June 2011
We followed Martin Strel´s extreme canyon swim on Colorado
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We attended USMS Nationals in Arizona

Friday, 6. May 2011
We went and promoted ourselves at U.S. Masters Spring Nationals in Mesa, Arizona
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World Water Day

Tuesday, 22. March 2011
Today is World Water Day, which aims to highlight the importance of freshwater and the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The world´s population is growing and the demand for clean water is increasing.
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Martin Strel attending trips

Wednesday, 23. February 2011
We are excited to announce that Martin will attend our Croatian and Slovenian trip.
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Bookings for summer 2011 are now OPEN

Friday, 18. February 2011
We have opened our Slovenian and Croatian 2011 tours. Please have a look at our tours description and do not hesitate to contact us for any information.
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Brand Launch at Cold Water Swimming Championships

Saturday, 22. January 2011
We launched our new brand, Strel Swimming Adventures, on 22 January 2011 at the Cold Water Swimming Championships at Tooting Bec Lido, London. Lots of swimmers (and spectators!) were excited about our new venture and we´re looking forward to seeing many of you on our holidays this summer.
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Strel Swimming Adventures

Saturday, 1. January 2011
Strel Swimming Adventures was founded in winter 2010/2011 by father and son Martin and Borut Strel. Slovenian duo Martin and Borut are both passionate swimmers who have had many successes (and adventures!) in some of the World´s greatest waters.
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