Limiting Factors in Marathon Swimming – Part 2 – Environmental Factors

In Part One I covered the physiological limiting factors in marathon swimming. The various environmental aspects of a swim are not insignificant. They are especially important in that they all lay outside the swimmer’s control and often even outside the control of the support crew. Water Temperature This is generally a known factor prior to a…

Now available to crew.. :-)

I know we have some people secretly booked for 2011 & 2012. I’d love to help more. (Some might be surprised that I know who they are. Overnight ferry tonight, home tomorrow. Free from seemingly endless real life cop pursuit shows the guys watched on the TV, interspersed with, I think, the same X-Factor episode…