British Long Distance Swimming Association
Reports on events, a calendar of swims, advice for preparation and training for long distance events, links, and a photo gallery.
Catalina Channel Swimming Federation
Volunteer, non-profit governing organization for swims across the Catalina Channel. Applications for solo and relay swims, information and success stories.
Channel Swimming Association (CSA)
One of two governing body of official solo swims of the English Channel. Includes records, history, FAQs, news, and shopping regalia.
Channel Swimming and Piloting Federation
One of two governing associations for official English Channel solo swims.
Irish Long Distance Swimming Asociation
Governing body for North Channel solo swims, applications to swim the North Channel, upcoming swimming events, roll of honour of members,
Contain extensive explanatory articles for open water and pool swimmers. Articles on cold water swimming, equipment reviews and open water swimming and swim reports. Also occasional swimming news and commentary on open water swimming issues.
Marathon Swimmers Federation
Marathon swimming rules, hosted swimming blgs, resources, guidelines, discusion forum and social networking for the global community of marathon swimmers and aspiring marathon swimmers and others interested in the sport.
Marathon and Solo Swims
Containing information on English Channel solo marathon swims, Lake Ontario swims, St Mary's Silver Dolphins swimming club, some British Long Distance Swimming Association links, and links to various swimming sites and organisations.
Includes worldwide event details and contact information. Organised open water racing in Australia, overseas swim holidays and swim shop.
River and Lake Swimming Association
Has safety advice, essays, reviews of swimming places, a message board and links to clubs. The Association promotes swimming in natural bodies of water.
Sandycove Island Swimming Club
Irish open water swimming club. News and notification of events
Santa Barbara Channel Swimming Association
Governing association for marathon swims in the Santa Barbara Channel since 2006. Applications, swim routes, planning, fees, rules, FAQ, Live GPS tracking, Members & Roll of Honor.
Open water swim history of marathon swimmer Ted Erikson (Lake Michigan/English Channel) and pioneer swimming dog Umbra (Bosporous/Dardanelles). Includes long distance links.
An open water swimming operator organising trips in the UK and across the world. Trips, events, news and general information.
The personal blog of a swimming triathlon coach.