How To: Understand Lane Swimming etiquette

Following a previous rant on the subject of lane swimming, I decided to do a quick explanation of lane swimming etiquette. None of this is original to me, these are the rules that club and lane swimmers around the world follow, but which seem a mystery to everyone else. The result is the site’s most popular article, and since…

Should you be in the fast lane?

I did an hour time trial in the Watershed yesterday. By now in Carrick most (but definetely not all) of the people who use the lane know me. Some have learned and some have refused to learn. Recently I was in a lane for an hour, maybe six people swam in the lane at some…