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Wildswim

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Wildswim.com was nominated for the 2016 WOWSA Awards, a recognition of outstanding men, women, performances and offerings around the globe sponsored by the World Open Water Swimming Association in the category of World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year

noun - Wildswim.com is an interactive worldwide crowd-sourced swim map that provides information about open water swimming around the United Kingdom and other places around the world. Wildswim.com defines and list the opportunities for open water swimming as dips, swims, journeys, crossings, distance, endurance, jumping, exploring, skinny dipping, and family friendly swims in myriad locations and waterways.

Creator[edit]

It was created by Jonathan Joyce in 2013 and is promoted by the Outdoor Swimming Society. Its beta version was launched in October 2016.

2016 World Water Swimming Offering of the Year nomination[edit]

Wildswim.com was nominated for the 2016 WOWSA Awards, a recognition of outstanding men, women, performances and offerings around the globe sponsored by the World Open Water Swimming Association in the category of World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year.

Wildswim.com is an interactive worldwide crowd-sourced swim map that provides information about open water swimming around the world. Wildswim.com defines different kinds of collections in seas, lakes, rivers, lidos, tidal pools, estuaries, and hot springs, and lists opportunities for wild swimming as dips, swims, journeys, crossings, endurance, jumping, exploring, skinny dipping, and family-friendly swims in myriad locations and waterways. First created by Kate Rew and Jonathan Joyce, the user-friendly, sublimely shareable, extraordinarily useful global swim map is supported by The Outdoor Swimming Society and enables users to input, share and add information, photos and safety information. For its supreme ease-of-usefulness, for its practicality in introducing new locations for swimmers around the world, for its celebration and promotion of wild swimming, Wildswim.com is a worthy nominee for the 2016 World Open Water Swimming Offering of the Year.

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