The Last Stand
Excerpts from Chapter 7
Thankfully there are still a few places around the country at which traditional swimming survives despite the changes in culture with which swimmers now contend. These pockets of resistance are to be celebrated as they show just what is possible even in this modern world of constraint and officialdom. The final chapter will introduce you to places of outstanding interest for those keen to experience swimming in natural surroundings.
Henleaze Swimming Club
Cotswold Water Park
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