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Breca Basics - Coach Ali

Breca Basics - Coach Ali

Triathlon and open water swimming coach Ali opens up about his Swimrun training and racing experiences for Breca Coniston Sprint and Swimrun Mallorca.

Breca Basics - Coach Ashia

Breca Basics - Coach Ashia

A Swimrun podium competitor, coach and swimming teacher - coach Ashia gives us some helpful advice in the preparation for a Swimrun event.

How we won the Breca Gower mixed team swimrun race

How we won the Breca Gower mixed team swimrun race

This was an excellent race for us, as we:

  • Nailed our kit selection

  • Had the perfect nutrition plan

  • Were well hydrated pre and during the race

  • Had the fitness to push when need

  • We were injury free.

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Breca Swimrun partners with Inov-8

Breca Swimrun partners with Inov-8

Swimrun places unique demands on your shoes. They need to perform across craggy hilltops, mountain tarns, rugged trails and glittering lakes.  The athletes’ interaction with these landscapes is central to the Breca Swimrun experience, and in inov-8 we found a partner that shared this ethos.

Breca Swimrun goes cup free

Breca Swimrun goes cup free

At a swimrun event we are not talking about waste on the scale of the coffee cup, but we felt it was important to do what we could to reduce our impact. So Breca Wanaka, on March 25th in New Zealand’s South Island, will be the first swimrun event to send not a single cup to waste.

Practising swimrun courses: should you do it?

Practising swimrun courses: should you do it?

“Do not attempt to train using the swim to Worm’s Head. There is a real risk to life if the route is used at the wrong time due to the dangerous currents and tidal flows in this area”. So began a safety warning I sent recently to our Breca Gower competitors...