Swim trekking

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noun - Swim trekking is non-competitive swimming in a natural open body of water including oceans, lakes, rivers, bays and reservoirs, performed for pleasure, adventure or fitness at any time of the day or night. Swim trekking is generally done with partners, teammates or with tour members as part of guided tours, along coastlines, in lakes or around islands, although it can be done anywhere. It can be done with or without equipment being towed along or transported from location to location.

Open water swimming races, competitions, camps, clinics, events, solo channel swims or marathon relays are not considered swim trekking.

The team did some swim trekking in the Canary Islands.

Synonyms

Wild swimming, Open water swimming, Free swimming, Long distance swimming, Expedition swimming, Open water orienteering, sea trekking, swim excursion, excursion swimming

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