My name is Steve just joined so hello, i will probably bore the pants off you with questions because thats what i am like if i get to heavy a slap usually works.
I have done a few outdoor swims from 3 miles up and swam Coniston last year in 3 hours, train in the pool 3 or 4 times a week, long intervals and just long swims.
have signed up for 2swim4life this year in April and also i want to do Windemere this year so am sfter any advice as regards training , feeding ,fluids anything really all help gratefully recieved.
Hi Steve- I'm new around these parts, too. There's a wealth of information from these folks on the forum. Good luck on your swims this year!
Molly Nance, Lincoln, Nebraska
This seems like a good opportunity to remind folks about some best practices in accessing information and finding answers to questions on this Forum.
First of all,
please make your thread titles descriptive
. It helps to know generally what a thread is about before opening it. Descriptive titles also help in searching for them later.
Re: how to find information in this Forum:
If you look at the right sidebar on the main "Discussions" page, you will notice three important items:
A list of
A list of
All of these are great ways to find information about specific topics. Try clicking a few of them and you'll see what I mean!
's query -- "[I] am after any advice as regards training, feeding, fluids anything really" -- he could try browsing the
tag -- or he could search for any of those terms in the search box.
category archive is also potentially useful here.
Once you've browsed the archives a bit, you may have more specific, targeted questions, which are more likely to elicit helpful answers from Forum members.
By the way, welcome to the Forum, Steve!
Welcome Steve! I would suggest that you go back and read through the previous threads. I have been on the forum almost a year, and there is SO much good information on the previous threads as well as what is to come in response to your query. Good luck with your swims!
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