Shelley Taylor Smith – Special Guest on Channel 7 The Morning Show

Shelley Taylor-Smith, 7 times world open water swimming marathon champion, was invited as a special guest on Australia's top morning TV show - The Morning Show with Larry and Kylie. In this interview, Shelley chats about the journey from her back brace as a child to becoming a swimming champion. She shares what motivated her to participate and succeed in the gruelling open water swimming events such as around Manhattan Island and the English Channel. Not once, but many times over. Have a … [Read more...]

The Midmar Mile – Largest Open Water Swimming Event

South African Olympic Coach Wayne Riddin talks about the London Olympics and give details about the world's largest open water swimming event - the Midmar Mile ... [trafficplayer_skin padding: 3px 0 0 3px; margin: 0 auto; width: 403px; height: 328px; background: url( no-repeat top left; text-align: left;][trafficplayer_youtube_video width="400" height="325" … [Read more...]

H20 Magazine Interview

So excited ... just been interviewed by Simon Griffiths for next issue of H20 Magazine "hero update" ... the worlds only open water swimming magazine. I never think of myself as a hero... I am most proud of my global legacy from my swimming career that created separate rankings and equal prizemoney for women and men. And that was ONLY possible because of the support team I had around me too. What FOOTPRINTS ARE YOU KEEN TO LEAVE for your family, friends, community, planet? … [Read more...]