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Lefkada island is perfect for open water swimming as it is surrounded by the beautiful Ionian Sea. The waters here are rich in colour as well as clear, calm and safe.
Whether you’re a brand new couple or you’ve been together for years and years, going on holiday together is a great way to strengthen your bond and try something new and exciting together.
There are numerous open water swimming health benefits that we think swimmers should take advantage of whenever possible.
The island of Crete has a rich 9,000 year history and is truly a melting pot of ancient cultures. We believe it is a must-visit destination for the open water swimmer...
Here are our top tips for those of you who want to swim further for longer.
If you’re used to beach holidays or city breaks you may be wondering what to expect but don’t worry, we’re here to run you through everything you need to know before booking your first swimming holiday.
Chris from Queensland, Australia was swimming with us in Lefkada at the end of June 2019. Read more about his time there including his advice to himself: always have something light before you swim!
Swimming has always been my endorphin rush sport of choice. The water's where I go to regain balance when I'm stressed, to escape when life hurts.
Meet The Big Blue Team and talk to one of our guides Chris Malpass, about the fascination of swimming in Lefkada, Greece.
Swimming with dolphins…it is possible with The Big Blue Swim
Read U.S swimmers Heidi Skrzypek and Anne Presnal’s eloquent and honest account of their Big Blue Swim week.
The Big Blue’s Michael and Lisa were fortunate to undertake an interview with the giant of Open Water Swimming Spiros Yianniotis.